(Alessandro Farnese) 1468–1549, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1534–49.
original name Alessandro Farnese. 1468–1549, Italian ecclesiastic; pope (1534–49). He excommunicated Henry VIII of England (1538) and inaugurated the Counter-Reformation by approving the establishment of the Jesuits (1540), instituting the Inquisition in Italy, and convening the Council of Trent (1545)
[paw-leen] /pɔˈlin/ noun 1. a female given name. [paw-lahyn, -leen] /ˈpɔ laɪn, -lin/ adjective 1. of or relating to the apostle Paul or to his doctrines or writings. /ˈpɔːlaɪn/ adjective 1. relating to Saint Paul or to his doctrines fem. proper name, fem. of Paul. adj. “pertaining to the apostle Paul,” 1817, from Latin Paulinus, […]
noun, Roman Catholic Church. 1. (in canon law) the privilege given to converts to dissolve a marriage with an unbaptized spouse if either obstructs the religious practices of the other.
[paw-ling] /ˈpɔ lɪŋ/ noun 1. Linus Carl [lahy-nuh s] /ˈlaɪ nəs/ (Show IPA), 1901–94, U.S. chemist: Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1954, Nobel Peace Prize 1962. /ˈpɔːlɪŋ/ noun 1. Linus Carl (ˈlaɪnəs). 1901–94, US chemist, noted particularly for his work on the nature of the chemical bond and his opposition to nuclear tests: Nobel prize for […]
[paw-luh-niz-uh m] /ˈpɔ ləˌnɪz əm/ noun 1. the body of theological doctrine taught by or attributed to the apostle Paul.