Francis of Assisi noun SaintGiovanni Francesco Bernardone, 1182?–1226, Italian friar: founder of the Franciscan order.
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Aof the who lived in in the thirteenth century and is known for his simplicity, devotion to poverty, and love of nature. (See .)
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