savonarola
1. [ noun ] (Roman Catholic,religion,Christianity,politics) Italian religious and political reformer; a Dominican friar in Florence who preached against sin and corruption, gained a large following; he expelled the Medici from Florence but was later excommunicated and executed for criticizing the Pope (1452-1498)
Synonyms: girolamo_savonarola
Related terms: Black_Friar reformer
Similar spelling:   Saponaria