[ig-ney-shuh s] /ɪgˈneɪ ʃəs/
Saint (Ignatius Theophorus) a.d. c40–107? bishop of Antioch and Apostolic Father.
Saint (Nicetas) a.d. 799?–878, patriarch of Constantinople 846–858, 867–878.
Saint, surnamed Theophorus. died ?110 ad, bishop of Antioch. His seven letters, written on his way to his martyrdom in Rome, give valuable insight into the early Christian Church. Feast day: Oct 17 or Dec 17 or 20
masc. proper name, from Latin Ignatius, collateral form of Egnatius.
- Ignatius loyola
noun 1. . [loi-oh-luh] /lɔɪˈoʊ lə/ noun 1. Saint Ignatius of (Iñigo López de Loyola) 1491–1556, Spanish soldier and ecclesiastic: founder of the Society of Jesus. /lɔɪˈəʊlə/ noun 1. Saint. 1491–1556, Spanish ecclesiastic. He founded the Society of Jesus (1534) and was its first general (1541–56). His Spiritual Exercises (1548) remains the basic manual for […]
- Ignatius of loyola
[loi-oh-luh] /lɔɪˈoʊ lə/ noun 1. Saint Ignatius of (Iñigo López de Loyola) 1491–1556, Spanish soldier and ecclesiastic: founder of the Society of Jesus. noun 1. . /lɔɪˈəʊlə/ noun 1. See Ignatius Loyola Ignatius of Loyola [(ig-nay-shus, loy-oh-luh)] A sixteenth-century Spanish priest of the Roman Catholic Church; the founder of the Jesuits. Ignatius of Loyola is […]
[ig-nee-uh s] /ˈɪg ni əs/ adjective 1. Geology. produced under conditions involving intense heat, as rocks of volcanic origin or rocks crystallized from molten magma. 2. of, relating to, or characteristic of fire. /ˈɪɡnɪəs/ adjective 1. (of rocks) derived by solidification of magma or molten lava emplaced on or below the earth’s surface Compare sedimentary, […]
- Igneous intrusive rock
noun See intrusive rock