Saint, a.d. c750–816, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 795–816.
(“the Isaurian”), a.d. c680–741, Eastern Roman emperor 717–741.
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Definition for saint leo (2 of 5)
[ lee-oh; Italian le-aw ]
/ ˈli oʊ; Italian ˈlɛ ɔ /
Saint,Leo the Great, a.d. c390–461, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 440–461.
Definition for saint leo (3 of 5)
Saint,died a.d. 683, Sicilian ecclesiastic: pope 682–683.
Definition for saint leo (4 of 5)
Saint,died a.d. 855, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 847–855.
Definition for saint leo (5 of 5)
SaintBruno, 1002–54, German ecclesiastic: pope 1049–54.
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British Dictionary definitions for saint leo (1 of 3)
/ (ˈliːəʊ) /
Saint, known as Leo the Great. ?390–461 ad, pope (440–461). He extended the authority of the papacy in the West and persuaded Attila not to attack Rome (452). Feast day: Nov 10 or Feb 18
British Dictionary definitions for saint leo (2 of 3)
called the Isaurian. ?675–741 ad, Byzantine emperor (717–41): he checked Arab expansionism and began the policy of iconoclasm, which divided the empire for the next century
Saint. ?750–816 ad, pope (795–816). He crowned Charlemagne emperor of the Romans (800). Feast day: June 12
British Dictionary definitions for saint leo (3 of 3)
Saint, original name Bruno of Egisheim. 1002–54, pope (1049–54): first of the great medieval reforming popes. Conflict with the Eastern Church led to the schism between Rome and Constantinople (1054). Feast day: April 19
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