Benaglia Cypriano an Italian theologian, was born at Brescia, Aug. 26, 1676. He entered the Society of Modite Cassino; taught at Brescia, in 1699, mathematics and moral philosophy; was professor of canonical law at Padua in 1705, and filled several important offices in his order, especially that of prior. He died Feb. 28, 1750. He wrote, Examen Philosophice Nove et Veteris (Brescia, 1699): — Praelectiones in Jus Canonicum; still in MS. See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.