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Co·me·ni·us(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.
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(Biography) John Amos, Czech name Jan Amos Komensky. 1592–1670, Czech educational reformer
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Co•me•ni•us(kəˈmi ni əs)
John Amos (Jan Amos Komenský), 1592–1670, Moravian educational reformer and bishop.
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