Definitions

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  • n. One who read lectures, or commented, on the Sentences of Peter Lombard.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who read lectures, or commented, on the Sentences of Peter Lombard, Bishop of Paris (1159-1160), a school divine.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as sententiarian.

Etymologies

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Latin sententiarius.

Examples

  • As soon as the three members of the royal family were left alone, the king, stretching himself, with a slight yawn, observed, "This man looks not like a conspirator, brother Richard, though his sententiary as to nature and science lacked loyalty and respect."

    The Last of the Barons — Volume 03

  • The king, who seemed thoughtful and fatigued, approached the two, and said, with a forced smile, "What learned sententiary engages you two scholars?"

    The Last of the Barons — Volume 08

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