Abelard, Peter (10791142)

Abelard, Peter (Ab`elard, Peter) , a theologian and scholastic philosopher of French birth, renowned for his dialectic ability, his learning, his passion for Héloïse, and his misfortunes; made conceivability the test of credibility, and was a great teacher in his day (10791142).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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