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ˈgrɛg ə riGre·go·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Gregory, Gregory Nazianzen, Gregory of Nazianzen, St. Gregory of Nazianzen(noun)

    (Roman Catholic Church) a church father known for his constant fight against perceived heresies; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-391)

  2. Gregory, Gregory XVI, Bartolomeo Alberto Capillari(noun)

    Italian pope from 1831 to 1846; conservative in politics and theology; worked to propagate Catholicism in England and the United States (1765-1846)

  3. Gregory, Gregory XIII, Ugo Buoncompagni(noun)

    the pope who sponsored the introduction of the modern calendar (1572-1585)

  4. Gregory, Gregory XII, Angelo Correr(noun)

    the Italian pope from 1406 to 1415 who worked to end the Great Schism and who retired to make it possible (1327-1417)

  5. Gregory, Gregory VII, Hildebrand(noun)

    the Italian pope who fought to establish the supremacy of the pope over the Roman Catholic Church and the supremacy of the church over the state (1020-1085)

  6. Gregory, Gregory I, Saint Gregory I, St. Gregory I, Gregory the Great(noun)

    (Roman Catholic Church) an Italian pope distinguished for his spiritual and temporal leadership; a saint and Doctor of the Church (540?-604)

Wiktionary

  1. Gregory(ProperNoun)

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  2. Origin: Via Gregorius, from post-classical Γρηγόριος.

Freebase

  1. Gregory

    Gregory is a city in Gregory County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 1,295 at the 2010 census.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Gregory

    the name of 16 Popes: G. I., the Great, Pope from 590 to 604; G. II., St., Pope from 715 to 731; G. III., Pope from 731 to 741; G. IV., Pope from 827 to 844; G. V., Pope from 996 to 997; G. VI., Pope from 1045 to 1046; G. VII., Pope from 1073 to 1085; G. VIII., Pope in 1187; G. IX., Pope from 1227 to 1241; G. X., Pope from 1271 to 1276; G. XI, Pope from 1370 to 1378; G. XII., Pope from 1406 to 1415; G. XIII., Pope from 1572 to 1585; G. XIV., Pope from 1590 to 1591; G. XV., Pope from 1621 to 1623; G. XVI., Pope from 1831 1846. Of these the following are worthy of note:—

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gregory in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gregory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Gregory in a Sentence

  1. Glen Plake:

    I found every personal item in that tent except Gregory Costa and Gregory Costa sleeping bag, i found Gregory Costa glasses, Gregory Costa gloves, my jacket Gregory Costa was using for a pillow...

  2. Minor Myers:

    If Gregory Abel's that talented, Gregory Abel could have a host of other, extremely lucrative opportunities outside the company, one goal of executive compensation is to retain people who have attractive alternative opportunities.

  3. Charlton Heston:

    Gregory Peck was one of those few great actors of generosity, humor, toughness and spirit. From our fight scene in The Big Country (1958) to his willingness to stand up for what he believed personally, Gregory Peck faced life's challenges with great vigor and courage.

  4. Romell Franklin:

    He says to me Romell Franklin need to open the door and if Romell Franklin don't open the door within two seconds we're gon na kick the f * ckin' door in. So I said Romell Franklin have to do what Romell Franklin have to do because I'm telling Romell Franklin there's Gregory Hines here.

  5. David Milch:

    I had the great fortune to work with Gregory Peck, and Gregory Peck was really adamant to talk about,' Well, if three out of five [ hit ], that's not a bad thing,' you learn so much from the disappointments as well... So valuable, in terms of what I learned about television, about producorial aspects of it, so it's all part of what your tapestry is.

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