John of Salisbury


noun

c1115–80, English prelate and scholar.

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British Dictionary definitions for John of Salisbury

John of Salisbury

noun

died 1180, English ecclesiastic and scholar; bishop of Chartres (1176–80). He supported Thomas à Becket against Henry II
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