• (noun): Italian philosopher who used Copernican principles to develop a pantheistic monistic philosophy; condemned for heresy by the Inquisition and burned at the stake (1548-1600).
    Synonyms: Giordano Bruno
    See also — Additional definitions below

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More definitions of "Bruno":

  • (noun): (Roman Catholic Church) a French cleric (born in Germany) who founded the Carthusian order in 1084 (1032-1101).
    Synonyms: Saint Bruno, St. Bruno

Famous quotes containing the word bruno:

    The universe is then one, infinite, immobile.... It is not capable of comprehension and therefore is endless and limitless, and to that extent infinite and indeterminable, and consequently immobile.
    —Giordano Bruno (1548–1600)

    It may be you fear more to deliver judgment upon me than I fear judgment.
    —Giordano Bruno (1548–1600)

    The beginning, middle, and end of the birth, growth, and perfection of whatever we behold is from contraries, by contraries, and to contraries; and whatever contrarity is, there is action and reaction, there is motion, diversity, multitude, and order, there are degrees, succession and vicissitude.
    —Giordano Bruno (1548–1600)