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Petri, Laurentius

(1499–1573). Brother of O. Petri*; b. Örebro, Swed.; educ. Wittenberg, Ger.; 1531 Prot. abp. Swed.; opposed Calvinism; promoted Lutheranism. Helped tr. Bible into Swed.

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