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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 Nazianzennoun

    (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 Capillarinoun

    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 Buoncompagninoun

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

  4. Gregory, Gregory XII, Angelo Corrernoun

    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, Hildebrandnoun

    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 Greatnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. Gregorynoun

    A male given name from Ancient Greek.

    Etymology: Via Latin Grēgorius, from post-classical Ancient Greek Γρηγόριος ( Grēgórios , " watchful, vigilant") .

  2. Gregorynoun

    A patronymic surname.

    Etymology: Via Latin Grēgorius, from post-classical Ancient Greek Γρηγόριος ( Grēgórios , " watchful, vigilant") .

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. 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.

  2. Man Trump:

    When Gregory Cheadle look at the White House, White House really is White House.

  3. Gregory Tony:

    DeSantis formally announced the appointment of Gregory Tony as sheriff. Gregory Tony, Gregory Tony, will beBroward Countys first African-American sheriff, according to a statement released by the governor. It is my intention to embark on this enormous task to restore the confidence of families and residents of Broward County toward the Broward Sherriffs Office, which also requires that I fix the problems that exist.

  4. Francis Ford Coppola:

    Robert Evans had strong instincts as evidenced by the long list of great films in Robert Evans career, when I worked with Bob, some of his helpful ideas included suggesting John Marley as Woltz and Sterling Hayden as the Police Captain, and John Marley as Woltz ultimate realization that' The Godfather' could be 2 hours and 45 minutes in length ; also, making a movie out of' The Cotton Club' — casting Richard Gere and Gregory Hines, and bringing Milena Canonero, George Faison, Richard Sylbert, and many other talented people to work on the film. May The Kid always stay in the picture.

  5. Jesse Evans:

    That is not the standard the court must look at, prosecutor Jesse Evans must look at whether the defendant had the intention of obstructing and influencing the investigation, and that is the purpose of Gregory McMichael phone call, to show that he wanted to influence and obstruct this.

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    established or prearranged unalterably
    • A. incumbent
    • B. foreordained
    • C. defiant
    • D. ultimo

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