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Historical Examples of lateran
John the Deacon has accepted it blindly in his description of the Lateran.Pagan and Christian Rome
In Rome the women were enslaved and given to the church of the Lateran.Folkways
William Graham Sumner
Stradella recognised it instantly, for he had often sung at the Lateran and knew the man.
The Cardinal was an early riser, and was to pontificate at high mass in the Lateran.
Innocent the Third advocated it in the august Council of the Lateran.Historical Sketches, Volume I (of 3)
John Henry Newman
noun the Lateran
Word Origin for Lateran
c.1300, popular name of cathedral church of St. John Lateran at Rome, which is built on the site of the palace of the Plautii Laterani, a Roman family. As a papal headquarters, it was the site of five general councils of the Western Church.