Gregory of Tours

(redirected from Gregory de Tours)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.

Gregory of Tours

 (to͝or, to͞or), Saint 538-594.
Frankish prelate and historian who produced a valuable history of the sixth-century Franks.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Gregory of Tours

n
(Biography) Saint. ?538–?594 ad, Frankish bishop and historian. His Historia Francorum is the chief source of knowledge of 6th-century Gaul. Feast day: Nov 17
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

Greg′ory of Tours′


n.
Saint, A.D. 538?–594, Frankish bishop and historian.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?