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Nos·tra·da·mus

 (nŏs′trə-dā′məs, -dä′-, nō′strə-) Originally Michel de Notredame. 1503-1566.
French physician and astrologer noted for his several volumes of cryptic prophecies in verse.

Nostradamus

(ˌnɒstrəˈdɑːməs)
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(Biography) Latinized name of Michel de Notredame. 1503–66, French physician and astrologer; author of a book of prophecies in rhymed quatrains, Centuries (1555)

Nos•tra•da•mus

(ˌnɒs trəˈdeɪ məs, -ˈdɑ-, ˈnoʊ strə-)

n.
(Michel de Nostredame), 1503–66, French astrologer.
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Some are perhaps to be expected--Innocent Gentillet, author of the highly influential Antimachiavel, or the untiring Michel de Montaigne--but others might come as a surprise, such as the doctor and astrologer Michel Nostradamus, who in the preface to his collection of prophecies (1555) shamelessly and silently plagiarized word-for-word Savonarola's introduction to the Compendio di rivelazioni.
One wonders, though, how accurate a forecast might be found in the Nouvelles et curieuses propheties composees par Pythagoras, Joseph le Juste, Daniel le prophete et Michel Nostradamus pour les annees 1788 et 1789 (88: 1536).