Definition of Saint. Meaning of Saint. Synonyms of Saint

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Definition of Saint

Saint
Saint Saint (s[=a]nt), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sainted; p. pr. & vb. n. Sainting.] To make a saint of; to enroll among the saints by an offical act, as of the pope; to canonize; to give the title or reputation of a saint to (some one). A large hospital, erected by a shoemaker who has been beatified, though never sainted. --Addison. To saint it, to act as a saint, or with a show of piety. Whether the charmer sinner it or saint it. --Pope.
Saint
Saint Saint, v. i. To act or live as a saint. [R.] --Shak.

Meaning of Saint from wikipedia

- A saint (also historically known as a hallow) is a person who is recognized as having an exceptional degree of holiness or likeness or closeness to God...
- Saint is the designation of a holy person. Saint(s) may also refer to: Le Saint, Brittany, France Saints, Luton, England Saints, Seine-et-Marne, France...
- Coordinates: 13°53′N 60°58′W / 13.883°N 60.967°W / 13.883; -60.967 Saint Lucia (/ˈluːʃə/ ( listen); French: Sainte-Lucie) is a sovereign island country...
- A patron saint, patroness saint, patron hallow or heavenly protector is a saint who in Roman Catholicism, Anglicanism, Eastern Orthodoxy, or particular...
- Saint Peter (Syriac/Aramaic: ܫܸܡܥܘܿܢ ܟܹ݁ܐܦ݂ܵܐ, Shemayon Keppa; Hebrew: שמעון בר יונה‎ Shim'on bar Yona; Gr****: Πέτρος Petros; Coptic: ⲡⲉⲧⲣⲟⲥ, translit...
- Saint Christopher (Gr****: Ἅγιος Χριστόφορος, Ágios Christóforos) is venerated by several Christian denominations as a martyr killed in the reign of the...
- the Christian tradition, was Jesus's legal father. Joseph is venerated as Saint Joseph in the Catholic Church, Orthodox Church, Oriental Orthodox Church...
- Saint George (Gr****: Γεώργιος, Geṓrgios; Latin: Georgius; Coptic: Ⲡⲓⲇⲅⲓⲟⲥ Ⲅⲉⲟⲣⲅⲓⲟⲥ; between AD 256–285 to 23 April 303), according to legend, was a Roman...
- Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербу́рг, tr. Sankt-Peterburg, IPA: [ˈsankt pʲɪtʲɪrˈburk] ( listen)) is Russia's second-largest city after Moscow,...
- Saint Swithin or Swithun may refer to: Swithun of Winchester (d.862) Saint Swithun Wells, executed during the reign of Elizabeth I of England (d.1591)...
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