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Je·rome

 (jə-rōm′), Saint Originally Sophronius Eusebius Hieronymus. 340?-420?
Latin scholar who produced the Vulgate, the first scholarly Latin edition of the Bible in which each book was translated directly from its original language.
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Jerome

(dʒəˈrəʊm)
n
1. (Biography) Latin name Eusebius Hieronymus. ?347–?420 ad, Christian monk and scholar, whose outstanding work was the production of the Vulgate. Feast day: Sept 30
2. (Biography) Jerome K(lapka). 1859–1927, English humorous writer; author of Three Men in a Boat (1889)
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Je•rome

(dʒəˈroʊm)

n.
Saint (Eusebius Hieronymus), A.D. c340–420, Christian ascetic and Biblical scholar: chief preparer of the Vulgate.
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Noun1.Jerome - (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian Church whose major work was his translation of the Scriptures from Hebrew and Greek into Latin (which became the Vulgate)Jerome - (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian Church whose major work was his translation of the Scriptures from Hebrew and Greek into Latin (which became the Vulgate); a saint and Doctor of the Church (347-420)
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
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Jeroným
HieronymosHieronymus
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Jerome

[dʒəˈrəʊm] NJerónimo
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Jerome

nHieronymus m
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Also in the letter, Katherine promises to send two books to Mary, writing, "I will send you two books in Latin: one shall be De Vita Christi, with the declaration of the Gospels, and the other the Epistles of Hierome, that he did write always to St.
An example given by Hakluyt is that of the heroic patience of Sir Hierome Bowes, who was imprisoned in his embassy in 1583 and kept under constant Russian surveillance.