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Innocent I

[in-uh-suh nt] /ˈɪn ə sənt/

Saint, died a.d. 417, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 401–417.


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    noun 1. (Gregorio Papareschi) died 1143, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1130–43. noun 1. original name Gregorio Papareschi. died 1143, pope (1130–43). He condemned Abelard’s teachings

  • Innocent III

    noun 1. (Giovanni Lotario de’ Conti) 1161?–1216, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1198–1216. noun 1. original name Giovanni Lotario de’ Conti. ?1161–1216, pope (1198–1216), under whom the temporal power of the papacy reached its height. He instituted the Fourth Crusade (1202) and a crusade against the Albigenses (1208), and called the fourth Lateran Council (1215)

  • Innocent IV

    noun 1. (Sinbaldo de Fieschi) c1180–1254, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1243–54. noun 1. original name Sinibaldo de’ Fieschi. died 1254, pope (1243–54); an unrelenting enemy of Emperor Frederick II and his heirs

  • Innocent IX

    noun 1. (Giovanni Antonio Facchinetti) 1519–91, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1591.

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