Definition of Augustine in English:

Augustine

Line breaks: Au¦gust|ine
Pronunciation: /ɔːˈgʌstɪn
 
/

noun

An Augustinian friar.
More example sentences
  • In the 1960s, after an absence of 150 years, the Augustines had returned to the village and restored the local church, reestablishing a Catholic priestly presence.
  • Shortly after this Augustine, born in 354, developed Christian theology after his conversion to Christianity in 386.

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French augustin, from Latin Augustinus 'Augustine' (see Augustinian).

Definition of Augustine in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day guzzle
Pronunciation: ˈgəzəl
verb
eat or drink (something) greedily