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Bruno, St

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Pronunciation: /ˈbruːnəʊ
 
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Definition of Bruno, St in English:

( Circa 1032–1101), German-born French churchman. In 1084 he founded the Carthusian order at La Grande Chartreuse near Grenoble. Feast day, 6 October.

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