A lot vs. Alot: 9 Grammatical Pitfalls
c.1400 in reference to members of the religious order named for St. Augustine the Great (354-430), bishop of Hippo.
An important teacher in the Christian church, who lived in the fourth and fifth centuries. After a dramatic conversion to Christianity, Augustine became a bishop. He is a saint of the Roman Catholic Church. His works include The City of God and his autobiography, Confessions.