dunstan, st

Dunstan

[duhn-stuhn]
noun
1.
Saint, a.d. c925–988, English statesman: archbishop of Canterbury 961–978.
2.
a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “stone hill.”
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Dunstan (ˈdʌnstən)
 
n
Saint. ?909--988 ad, English prelate and statesman; archbishop of Canterbury (959--988). He revived monasticism in England on Benedictine lines and promoted education. Feast day: May 19

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