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Dúngal (fl. c. 800–827), astronomer and theologian

David Ganz.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics; Theology. 1248 words.

Dúngal (fl. c. 800–827), astronomer and theologian, went to Francia c.800, taught at Pavia, and died as a monk, probably at Bobbio. His presence in Francia and his Irish...

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Powell, Baden (1796–1860), physicist and theologian

Pietro Corsi.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theology; Physics. 2105 words.

Powell, Baden (1796–1860), physicist and theologian, was born at Stamford Hill, Hackney, Middlesex, on 22 August 1796, the eldest son of Baden Powell (1767–1841), wine merchant and, in...

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Rede, William (c. 1315–1385), bishop of Chichester, theologian, and astronomer

J. D. North.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Astronomy and Astrophysics; Theology. 1487 words.

Rede, William (c. 1315–1385), bishop of Chichester, theologian, and astronomer, was a native of the diocese of Exeter, although he was linked with the county of Kent through the patronage...

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