erasmus erasmus  /ɪ ˈræz məs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Dutch humanist and theologian who was the leading Renaissance scholar of northern Europe; although his criticisms of the Roman Catholic Church led to the Reformation, he opposed violence and condemned Martin Luther (1466-1536)

News

  • Somonauk soccer coach honored

    At Somonauk High School’s annual basketball “Pack the Place,” Roger Tuttle of Meteor Lodge 283 AF&AM in Sandwich, presented the Community Builder’s Award to Somonauk High School soccer coach Dave Erasmus and his wife.
    on July 2, 2013     Source: Valley Free Press

Quotes

  1. "We decided to waive Erasmus and we wish the best for him in the future," coach Brad Childress said in a statement issued by the team.
    on May 23, 2008 By: Brad Childress Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Zille said on both occasions: "Some judges allow themselves to be abused and I'm afraid Nathan Erasmus is one of them."
    on Apr 25, 2008 By: Helen Zille Source: Independent Online

  3. "To have Erasmus back, we're excited and we are just going to watch his progress over the next few weeks and hopefully he'll get to the point where he can help us early in the season," defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier said.
    on Aug 12, 2007 By: Leslie Frazier Source: SportingNews.com

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