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 (kə-mē′nē-əs), John Amos Originally Jan Amos Komenský. 1592-1670.
Moravian theologian and educational reformer, noted for his pioneering textbooks and his humanist view that divine majesty is exalted and not threatened by science.


(Biography) John Amos, Czech name Jan Amos Komensky. 1592–1670, Czech educational reformer


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John Amos (Jan Amos Komenský), 1592–1670, Moravian educational reformer and bishop.
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Character known in the history of education, Jan Amos Comenius is a name that appears in all the books that purport to make a synthesis of the area that circulate in the Brazilian universities today.
Enwyd y cynllun ar l Jan Amos Comenius yr athronydd Canol Oesoedd o Wlad Tsiec.
He also was part of the Pansophist circle of Samuel Hartlib, Jan Amos Comenius, and Gabriel Plattes.