Au·gus·tine /ˈɔgəˌstin; ɔˈgʌstən, ə-/
Au·gus·tine Au·gus·tin·i·an n. Eccl. A member of one of the religious orders called after St. Augustine; an Austin friar.
n : (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great fathers of the
early Christian church; after a dramatic conversion to
Christianity he became Bishop of Hippo Regius in North
Africa; St. Augustine emphasized man's need for grace
(354-430) [syn: Saint Augustine, St. Augustine, Augustine