Aquinas

[uh-kwahy-nuh s]

noun

Saint Thomasthe Angelic Doctor, 1225?–74, Italian scholastic philosopher: a major theologian of the Roman Catholic Church.

Related formsA·qui·nist, noun

Thomas Aquinas

[tom-uh s]

noun

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British Dictionary definitions for saint thomas aquinas

Aquinas

noun

Saint Thomas. 1225–74, Italian theologian, scholastic philosopher, and Dominican friar, whose works include Summa contra Gentiles (1259–64) and Summa Theologiae (1267–73), the first attempt at a comprehensive theological system. Feast day: Jan 28See also Thomism
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