medievalism

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me·di·e·val·ism

 (mē′dē-ē′və-lĭz′əm, mĕd′ē-)
n.
1. The spirit or the body of beliefs, customs, or practices of the Middle Ages.
2. Devotion to or acceptance of the ideas of the Middle Ages.
3. Scholarly study of the Middle Ages.

medievalism

(ˌmɛdɪˈiːvəˌlɪzəm) or

mediaevalism

n
1. (Historical Terms) the beliefs, life, or style of the Middle Ages or devotion to those
2. a belief, custom, or point of style copied or surviving from the Middle Ages

me•di•e•val•ism

or me•di•ae•val•ism

(ˌmi diˈi vəˌlɪz əm, ˌmɛd i-, ˌmɪd i-, mɪdˈi və-)

n.
1. the spirit, practices, or methods of the Middle Ages.
2. devotion to or adoption of medieval ideals or practices.
3. a medieval belief, practice, or the like.
[1850–55]

medievalism

strong fondness or admiration for the culture, mores, etc, of the Middle Ages. — medievalist, n.medievalistic, adj.
See also: Past
Translations

medievalism

[ˌmedɪˈiːvəlɪzəm] Nmedievalismo m
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This included the founding of the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies (PIMS) in 1929, a centre for the study of medieval philosophy and related subjects.
One of these fruits in Canada was the founding of the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies in Toronto in 1929 (see "Henry Carr", Dec.
Pegis, himself a historian of philosophy and one-time president of the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, had this to say:
Michael's College and the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies.
Michael's College in Toronto to come to Canada from France in the 1930s, and here he became the Director of the Institute of Mediaeval Studies.
In this well-crafted study which traces its origins to the Pontifical Institute for Mediaeval Studies in Toronto, Dobbs-Weinstein amply demonstrates her capacity to show how two major medieval philosophical theologians once illuminated each other, and can now serve to guide us in the relatively uncharted area of comparative philosophical theology.
Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1980); and Registre des proces-verbaux de la Faculte de theologie de l'Universite & Paris (de janvier 1524 a novembre 1533).
Wilma Fitzgerald, Subsidia Mediaevalia, 19 (Tororonto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1992).
By Genevieve Ribordy (Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 2004).
passed away in Toronto at a hospital close to the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies where he had spent nearly the entirety of his illustrious academic career.
He took great pride in the honorary Doctorate bestowed on him by Toronto's Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies.
Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 2011.