Definition of Alcuin in English:

Alcuin

Syllabification: Al·cuin
Pronunciation: /ˈalkwən
 
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( Circa 735–804) English scholar, theologian, and adviser to Charlemagne; also known as Albinus. He is credited with the transformation of Charlemagne’s court into a cultural center during the Carolingian Renaissance.

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