What does Erasmus mean?

Definitions for Erasmusɪˈræz məs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Erasmus, Desiderius Erasmus, Gerhard Gerhards, Geert Geerts(noun)

    Dutch humanist and theologian who was the leading Renaissance scholar of northern Europe; although his criticisms of the Roman Catholic Church led to the Reformation, he opposed violence and condemned Martin Luther (1466-1536)


  1. Erasmus(ProperNoun)

    Desiderius Erasmus, a Dutch humanist and theologian.

  2. Erasmus(ProperNoun)

    , rare in English.

  3. Origin: Form , ἐράσμιος; name of an early Christian martyr.

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Anagrams for Erasmus »

  1. masseur

  2. amusers

  3. assumer


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Erasmus in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Erasmus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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