Definition of Bernard of Clairvaux, St in English:

Bernard of Clairvaux, St

Line breaks: St Ber|nard of Clair|vaux
Pronunciation: /klɛːˈvəʊ
, klɛʀvo/
( 1090–1153), French theologian and abbot. He was the first abbot of Clairvaux and his monastery became one of the chief centres of the Cistercian order. Feast day, 20 August.

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