(Albino Luciani) 1912–78, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1978.
original name Albino Luciani. 1912–78, pope (1978) whose brief 33-day reign was characterized by a simpler papal style and anticipated an emphasis on pastoral rather than administrative priorities
Tomaso Giovanni [taw-mah-zaw jaw-vah-nee] /tɔˈmɑ zɔ dʒɔˈvɑ ni/ (Show IPA), 1671–1750, Italian composer. noun Tomaso (toˈmaːzo). 1671–1750, Italian composer and violinist. He wrote concertos and over 50 operas
of or relating to . afflicted with or partial .
. Historical Examples The senator Albinus was accused and already convicted on the presumption of hoping, as it was said, the liberty of Rome. The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Edward Gibbon Albinus, who were of consular rank and about my time, used to give vent. Treatises on Friendship and […]
. a city in S Michigan. Literary. . Historical Examples Here she learned that her beloved Amazan had just set sail for Albion. Voltaire’s Romances Franois-Marie Arouet Albion’s England is in no danger of incurring that sentence. A History of English Literature George Saintsbury The theatre of the Boulevard refused the drama; so the author’s […]