Brother Hospitaler of St. John of God

: a member of a Roman Catholic religious institute founded in 1540 at Granada, Spain, and devoted especially to the care of the sick

Word History


after St. John of God †1550 Spanish religious, who founded the institute

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Brother Hospitaler of St. John of God


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“Brother Hospitaler of St. John of God.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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