Saint bruno

Bruno

[broo-noh; for 1, 3 also Italian broo-naw]
noun
1.
Giordano [jawr-dah-naw] , 1548?–1600, Italian philosopher.
2.
Saint, c1030–1101, German ecclesiastical writer: founder of the Carthusian order.
3.
a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “brown.”
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Bruno (ˈbruːnəʊ)
 
n
1.  Franklin Roy, known as Frank. born 1961, British heavyweight boxer
2.  Giordano. (dʒorˈdano). 1548--1600, Italian philosopher, who developed a pantheistic monistic philosophy: he was burnt at the stake for heresy

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Bruno
male proper name, from O.H.G., lit. "brown."
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