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Trubar, Primož
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(Primus Truber; Jun 9, 1508, Raščica, near Ljubljana – Jun 28, 1586, Derendingen, near Tübingen), Slovenian Reformer. Trubar was a student of Pietro Bonomo, bishop of Trieste, who was favorable toward the Reformation. He became a pastor in Laško in 1530 and a canon in Ljubljana in 1542. He was influenced by both the Swiss (H. Bullinger, K. Pellikan) and the Lutheran Reformation. In 1548 he sought refuge in Nuremberg; through the good offices of V. Dietrich, he came to Rothernburg ob der Tauber as a preacher and became a pastor in Kempt…

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Raeder, Siegfried, “Trubar, Primož”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 23 August 2019 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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