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Rabanus Maurus

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(c.780–856),

poet, teacher, and archbishop. He entered the abbey of Fulda as an oblate, became master of the school (818) and abbot (824–42). In 847 he became Abp. of Mainz.

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Rabanus Maurus

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(c.780–856),

poet, teacher, and archbishop. He entered the abbey of Fulda as an oblate, became master of the school (818) and abbot (824–42). In 847 he became Abp. of Mainz.

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Rabanus, Maurus

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Book Arts and Illustration; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 17th-Century Art. 43 words.

German, 9th century, male.

Born 776, in Mainz; died 856, in Mainz.

Miniaturist, poet.

A pupil of Alcuin and a monk in Fulda, Rabanus later became Archbishop of...

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Rabanus Maurus

Edited by Clifford J. Rogers.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Medieval Warfare and Military Technology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pre-20th Century Warfare. 5 words.

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Rabanus [Hrabanus; Reabanus] Maurus

Laura Cleaver.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 375 words.

(b Mainz, c. 780; d Winkel, Feb 4, 856).

Saint, scholar, teacher, and Archbishop of Mainz. He joined the abbey at Fulda before 801, when he was made a deacon. After...

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Rabanus Maurus (780–856)

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 707 words.

Entering the abbey of *Fulda as a child *oblate, he was sent c.800 for further study to ...

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Rabanus Maurus (c.780–856)

Michel Banniard.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 547 words.

(c.780–856)

A learned pastor, one of the generation of intellectuals who succeeded that of Alcuin (whose young

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Hrabanus [Rabanus, Rhabanus] (Magnentius) Maurus

Ruth Steiner.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pre- and Early Medieval Music (Before 800); Medieval Music (800-1400). 354 words.

(b Mainz, c780; d Winkel im Rheingau, Feb 4, 856). Frankish churchman and scholar. He was educated at Fulda, and at St Martin in Tours (when it was directed by Alcuin), and was...

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Rabanus Maurus (c.780–856)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 125 words.

(c.780–856),

poet, teacher, and archbishop. He entered the abbey of Fulda as an oblate

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Rabanus Maurus (c.780–856)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 125 words.

He entered the abbey of *Fulda as an *oblate, became master of the school (818) and abbot

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anthropomorphism

François Boespflug.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 180 words.

In his De laudibus sanctae crucis, Rabanus Maurus (c.840) distinguishes the sign (signum: abstract,

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Walafrid Strabo (c.808–49)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 87 words.

i.e. ‘Walafrid the Squinter’, poet and biblical exegete. He studied under *Rabanus Maurus, became tutor to the Emperor's

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Walafrid Strabo (c.808–49)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 87 words.

(c.808–49),

i.e. ‘Walafrid the Squinter’, poet and biblical exegete. He studied under Rabanus Maurus, became tutor

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Walafrid Strabo

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

(c.808–49),

i.e. ‘Walafrid the Squinter’, poet and biblical exegete. He studied under Rabanus Maurus, became tutor to the Emperor's son Charles (the future Charles the Bald) in...

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foliate head

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An ornamental motif common in sculpture and woodcarvings in churches from the Norman and Gothic periods is a male head with leafy sprays growing from its mouth and/or eyes, or partially...

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