Jacob Harmensen


Jacob Harmensen
noun
Dutch Protestant theologian who founded Arminianism which opposed the absolute predestinarianism of John Calvin (1559-1609)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑theologian, ↑theologist, ↑theologizer, ↑theologiser

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  • Arminius, Jacob — (Harmensen o Hermansz) ► (1560 1609) Teólogo protestante holandés. Su doctrina (arminianismo) se oponía al dogmatismo calvinista extremado …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Arminius — noun 1. Dutch Protestant theologian who founded Arminianism which opposed the absolute predestinarianism of John Calvin (1559 1609) • Syn: ↑Jacobus Arminius, ↑Jacob Harmensen, ↑Jakob Hermandszoon • Instance Hypernyms: ↑theologian, ↑theologist,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jacobus Arminius — Cet article concerne le théologien protestant. Pour le chef de guerre germain, voir Arminius. Jacobus Arminius Jacobus Arminius (vers 1560 19  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Arminius, Jacobus — ▪ Dutch theologian Dutch  Jacob Harmensen or Jacob Hermansz   born October 10, 1560, Oudewater, Netherlands died October 19, 1609, Leiden       theologian and minister of the Dutch Reformed Church who opposed the strict Calvinist teaching on… …   Universalium

  • Arminius — I. biographical name or Armin 18 B.C.? A.D. 19 sometimes Hermann German hero II. biographical name Jacobus 1560 1609 Jacob Harmensen or Hermansz Dutch theologian …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Arminius — /ahr min ee euhs/, n. 1. (Hermann) 17? B.C. A.D. 21, Germanic hero who defeated Roman army A.D. 9. 2. Jacobus /jeuh koh beuhs/, (Jacob Harmensen), 1560 1609, Dutch Protestant theologian. * * * ▪ German leader German  Hermann   born 18 BC? died AD …   Universalium

  • Arminius — Jacobus Arminius (originally Jacob Harmensen) …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Arminius — Ar•min•i•us [[t]ɑrˈmɪn i əs[/t]] n. 1) anh big (Hermann) 17? b.c. – a.d. 21, Germanic hero who defeated Roman army a.d. 9 2) big Jacobus, (Jacob Harmensen), 1560–1609, Dutch Protestant theologian …   From formal English to slang

  • Arminius — /aˈmɪniəs/ (say ah mineeuhs) noun 1. (Hermann), c. 18 BC–AD 19, Germanic hero; defeated Roman army, AD 9. 2. Jacobus /dʒəˈkoʊbəs/ (say juh kohbuhs) (Jacob Harmensen), 1560–1609, Dutch Protestant theologian who modified certain Calvinistic… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Arminius — [är min′ē əs] 1. (Ger. name Hermann) 17? B.C. A.D. 21?; Germanic tribal leader 2. Jacobus [yä kō′bəs] (born Jacob Harmensen) 1560 1609; Du. theologian: see ARMINIANISM …   English World dictionary


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