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Definition of Ursuline

Ursuline
Ursuline Ur"su*line, n. [Cf. F. ursuline.] (R. C. Ch.) One of an order of nuns founded by St. Angela Merici, at Brescia, in Italy, about the year 1537, and so called from St. Ursula, under whose protection it was placed. The order was introduced into Canada as early as 1639, and into the United States in 1727. The members are devoted entirely to education.
Ursuline
Ursuline Ur"su*line, a. Of or pertaining to St. Ursula, or the order of Ursulines; as, the Ursuline nuns.

Meaning of Ursuline from wikipedia

- The term Ursulines refers to a number of religious institutes of the Catholic Church. The best known group was founded in 1535 at Brescia, Italy, by Angela...
- Ursuline may refer to: Ursulines, Catholic religious institutes that have been deeply involved in education École des Ursulines, Quebec, founded in 1639...
- English Catholic Sports College, based in Westgate, see Ursuline College, Westgate-on-Sea. Ursuline College is a small, Roman Catholic liberal arts college...
- Ursuline Sisters can refer to one of several religious institutes: Ursulines, founded in Italy in 1535 Society of the Sisters of Saint Ursula of the Blessed...
- 30 April 1672) was an Ursuline nun of the French order. As part of a group of nuns sent to New France to establish the Ursuline Order, Marie was crucial...
- The Ursuline School is an all-girls, independent, private, Roman Catholic middle and high school located on a 13-acre (53,000 m2) campus in New Roc****e...
- Ursuline Academy of Dallas (commonly referred to as Ursuline or UA) is a Catholic college preparatory high school for girls located on Walnut Hill Lane...
- M**** Media Awards grant a Serviam Award for outstanding service. The Ursulines Sisters "who opened the first Catholic school in Newham created a school...
- Ursuline Academy is a private school in Wilmington, Delaware, which offers Early Childhood (Montessori and PreK/ Kindergarten) and elementary (grades 1-5)...
- Ursuline Academy is a private, Roman Catholic, all-girls high school and elementary school (Toddler 2 through 12th grade) in New Orleans, Louisiana, United...
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