Badius, Raph an Italian theologian, native of Florence, lived in the latter half of the 17th century. He was of the Dominican 'Order, and became master of theology and dean of the faculty. He wrote, Constitutiones et Decreta' Unziversitatis Florentinae, Theologorum una cum illius Princeva Origine. See Hoefer, Nouv Bi. Biog. Genrale, 's.v.