Definitions for anselmˈæn sɛlm

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

An•selmˈæn sɛlm(n.)

  1. Saint, 1033–1109, archbishop of Canterbury: scholastic theologian and philosopher.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Anselm, Saint Anselm, St. Anselm(noun)

    an Italian who was a Benedictine monk; was archbishop of Canterbury from 1093 to 1109; one of the founders of scholasticism; best known for his proof of the existence of God

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  1. Anselm(ProperNoun)

    ; quite rare in English.

  2. Origin: ansuz + helm. Name of an Archbishop of Canterbury, who was a Lombard by birth.

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