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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.

Comenius

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

Co•me•ni•us

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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.