The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A German philosopher and divine, profoundly speculative and mystical; entered the Dominican Order, and rapidly attained to a high position in the Church; arraigned for heresy in 1325, and was acquitted, but two years after his death his writings were condemned as heretical by a papal bull; died in 1327.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Eckhart, Meister'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/e/eckhart-meister.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.