\ˈe͡ɪmdiː θˈi͡əɹi], \ˈeɪmdiː θˈiəɹi], \ˈeɪ_m_d_iː θ_ˈiə_ɹ_i]\
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A French historian, brother of J. N. A.; born at Blois, Aug. 2, 1797; died March 27, 1873. Among his works are: "History of the Gauls to the Roman Domination" (3 vols., 1828); "History of Gaul under the Roman Domination" (3 vols., 1840-47); "Later Times of the Western Empire" (1860); "History of Attila and his Successors" (1864); "St. Jerome: Christian Society at Rome" (1867).
By Charles Dudley Warner
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- Regular instituted 1120, St. Norbert (whence Norbertines), at Premonstratum [L. , pointed out, it was said, by the Virgin], in Picardy. They were also called White Canons, from colour of their dress.