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Girolamo da Forlì
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[Girolamo de Flochis]

1348-c. 1437. Italy. Girolamo was born in Forlì in 1348. In 1360, he entered the local Order of the Dominicans and, after studying theology in Venice, he moved to Bologna in 1391 as magister theologiae. In addition to his teaching, he was also very involved in the life and community of his order in Bologna, where he became prior of its convent, as well as in his native Forlì, where he was elected vicarius. In 1420, he reached the highest position in his career, definitor provincie Romandiole, with the task of supervising all the Dominican convents in the regio…

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Paolini, Devid, “Girolamo da Forlì”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 23 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_emc_SIM_191878>
First published online: 2016

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