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  • noun

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United States anthropologist (1887-1948)

Italian monk who founded the Benedictine order about 540 (480-547)

a newly married man (especially one who has long been a bachelor)

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POSH actor Benedict Cumberbath has promised to appear in EastEnders.
English actress Sophie Turner was stunned when congratulatory messages flooded on Twitter because some users mistook her as the fiancee of "Sherlock" actor Benedict Cumberbatch.
VATICAN CITY Wed Feb 26, 2014(Reuters) - Former Pope Benedict, in one of the few times he has broken his silence since stepping down nearly a year ago, has branded as "absurd" fresh media speculation that he was forced to quit.
VATICAN CITY -- In an unprecedented blending of papacies past, present and future, retired Pope Benedict XVI joined Pope Francis at a ceremony Saturday to formally install new cardinals who will elect their successor.
Bathsheba Benedict founded Benedict College in 1870.
Pope Benedict XVI may have been told to resign by the Big Guy himself, Then again, maybe not.
POPE Francis yesterday flew to visit his predecessor Benedict XVI for a historic lunch.
Vatican City: Pope Francis flew in to a papal residence near Rome on Saturday for an unprecedented encounter with "pope emeritus" Benedict XVI -- the first time a pontiff has met his predecessor.
As Benedict XVI, he led a tumultuous papacy marked by high intellectual achievement but also deep controversy, including the still unresolved child sexual abuse scandals and a massive Vatican leaks crisis.
BENEDICT XVI left the Vatican for the last time as Pope yesterday, flying by helicopter to the Vatican's vacation retreat hours before becoming the first pontiff to resign in 600 years.
BENEDICT XVI has left the Vatican for the last time as pope, flying by helicopter to the Vatican's vacation retreat, hours before becoming the first pontiff to resign in 600 years.
BENEDICT XVI has left the Vatican for the last time as pope, flying by helicopter to the Vatican's vacation retreat hours before becoming the first pontiff to resign in 600 years.
Benedict also gave a final set of instructions to the "princes" A helicopter Benedict XVI leaves the of the church who will elect his successor, urging them to be united as they huddle to choose the 266th leader of the world's 1.
BENEDICT XVI last night become the first pope in 600 years to resign, ending an eight-year pontificate shaped by struggles to move the church past sex abuse scandals and to reawaken Christianity in an indifferent world.
jammed the piazza to bid Benedict farewell and hear his final speech as pontiff.