noun. (Roman Catholic Church) an Italian pope distinguished for his spiritual and temporal leadership; a saint and Doctor of the Church (540?-604).
- Gregory the Great
- Saint Gregory I
- St. Gregory I
noun. the pope who sponsored the introduction of the modern calendar (1572-1585).
- Ugo Buoncompagni
noun. the Italian pope from 1406 to 1415 who worked to end the Great Schism and who retired to make it possible (1327-1417).
- Angelo Correr
noun. Italian pope from 1831 to 1846; conservative in politics and theology; worked to propagate Catholicism in England and the United States (1765-1846).
- Gregory XVI
noun. the Italian pope who fought to establish the supremacy of the pope over the Roman Catholic Church and the supremacy of the church over the state (1020-1085).
- Gregory VII
noun. (Roman Catholic Church) a church father known for his constant fight against perceived heresies; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-391).
- Gregory Nazianzen
- St. Gregory of Nazianzen
noun. the cardinal number that is the sum of six and one.
adjective. being one more than six.