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Synonyms for Bruno

German pope from 1049 to 1054 whose papacy was the beginning of papal reforms in the 11th century (1002-1054)

(Roman Catholic Church) a French cleric (born in Germany) who founded the Carthusian order in 1084 (1032-1101)

Italian philosopher who used Copernican principles to develop a pantheistic monistic philosophy

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I wiss Sylvie was a little more dreamy," said Bruno.
Sylvie asked, walking with a little extra sedateness, by way of example to Bruno at the other side, who never ceased jumping up and down.
No, we aren't," said Bruno, who thought himself quite able to answer this question.
Horizontal weather," said the Professor, and made straight for the door, very nearly trampling on Bruno, who had only just time to get out of his way.
When the police arrived it was to tear the two men from an almost ape-like grapple; and, after a few formal inquiries, to arrest Isidore Bruno upon a charge of murder, brought against him by his furious opponent.
But even this would hardly explain the enormous omnipresence and widely distributed detail of "The Bruno Case," or "The Passage Mystery," in the Press of London and the provinces.
Tall as Bruno was to the eye, he seemed to swell taller and taller when an eyes had been torn away from him.
He described the return of Bruno to his dressing-room, the dispatching of himself to buy a bunch of lilies-of-the-valley, his return to the upper end of the passage, the thing he saw in the passage, his suspicion of Seymour, and his struggle with Bruno.
Craig Revel Horwood left Strictly Come Dancing viewers in hysterics after he fell off his chair while doing an impression of missing Bruno Tonioli.
Two hugely popular British boxers - Frank Bruno and Lennox Lewis - stood toe-to-toe in a Cardiff ring and did battle for the richest prize in sport: the heavyweight championship of the world.
After a long-standing career at Credit Suisse, Bruno Meyer, a senior professional with a proven international track record and over 20 years of banking experience, joins Falcon Group effective 1 July 2017, in the newly created role as Chief Risk Officer.
24K Magic' is the newest single of Bruno Mars coming from his upcoming third studio-release carrying the same title.
He had hoped to open Bruno's Little Italy Deli in downtown Little Rock on April 18, said Gio Bruno, but heavy rain late last month has pushed the opening back by at least a month.
HOW sad to learn Frank Bruno can't win his fight against bipolar disorder.
Eleven-month-old Staffordshire Bull Terrier puppy Bruno, above, is on the mend thanks to caring charity vets at PDSA, who fitted his leg with a metal plate after he was hit by a car.