Definitions for anselmˈæn sɛlm
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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
; quite rare in English.
Origin: ansuz + helm. Name of an Archbishop of Canterbury, who was a Lombard by birth.
lemans, Le Mans
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We've always known that the governor is his own best communicator, whenever possible we try to put him in his own words and let him do his own talking. At Christie's events, audience members are screened by state police before entering, but they're not screened for political ideology. In an ear when many politicians and campaigns select their audiences, a Chris Christie town hall is different. Anyone who hears about the town hall is allowed to show up. Neil Levesque, executive director of the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at Saint Anselm College, said town halls are popular because people like getting the chance to ask follow-up questions.
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