Premonstratensian

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Premonstratensian

(ˌpriːˌmɒnstrəˈtɛnsɪən)
n
(Roman Catholic Church)
a. a member of a religious order founded at Prémontré in N France in 1120 by St Norbert (about 1080–1134)
b. (as modifier): a Premonstratensian canon.
[C17: from Medieval Latin (locus) praemonstrātus the place foreshown, because it was said to have been prophetically pointed out by St Norbert]
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Since Muschau (see next note) was a parish incorporated to the Premonstrate Order, this Matthias Artopius (Greek "baker") may be identical with the Premonstrate with the priest, Matthias Pistons (Latin "baker"), from the Premonstrate monastery of Klosterbruck (Louka) near Znaim, how was enrolled at the University of Vienna between 1509 and 1517.