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Loretto
Loreto Lo*ret"o, or Loretto Lo*ret"to, nuns uns [From Loreto, a city in Italy famous for its Holy House, said to be that in which Jesus lived, brought by angels from Nazareth.] (R. C. Ch.) Members of a congregation of nuns founded by Mrs. Mary Teresa Ball, near Dublin, Ireland, in 1822, and now spread over Ireland, India, Canada, and the United States. The nuns are called also Ladies of Loreto. They are engaged in teaching girls.

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- Kentucky Loretto Motherhouse, Nerinx, Kentucky, listed on the NRHP in Kentucky Loretto, Michigan Loretto, Minnesota Loretto, Nebraska Villa Loretto, P****skill...
- The Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, is a former Roman Catholic church that is now used as a museum and a wedding chapel. It is known for...
- The Federal Correctional Institution, Loretto (FCI Loretto) is a low-security United States federal prison for male inmates in Pennsylvania. An adjacent...
- Loretto School, founded in 1827, is an independent boarding and day school for boys and girls aged 0 to 18. The campus occupies 85 acres (34 ha) in Musselburgh...
- Loretto is a borough in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a po****tion of 1,302. Like the rest of Cambria County...
- Loretto Academy may refer to: Loretto Academy (Kansas City, Missouri), listed on the NRHP in Missouri Loretto Academy (St. Louis, Missouri), listed on...
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- The Sisters of Loretto or the Loretto Community is a Catholic religious institute that strives "to bring the healing Spirit of God into our world." Based...
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