Definition of Ursulines. Meaning of Ursulines. Synonyms of Ursulines

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Definition of Ursulines

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 Ursulines from wikipedia

- operate as a secular institute. The largest group within the Ursulines is the Ursulines of the Roman Union. In 1572 in Milan, under Saint Charles Borromeo...
- Ursuline may refer to: Ursulines, Catholic religious institutes that have been deeply involved in education École des Ursulines, Quebec, founded in 1639...
- The Ursuline Monastery of Quebec City, (French: Monastère des Ursulines de Québec), was founded by a missionary group of Ursuline nuns in 1639 under the...
- Saint Ursula of the Blessed Virgin, established 1606 Congregation of the Ursulines of the Agonizing Heart of Jesus (Grey Ursulines), est. 1920 (1908)...
- Ursuline Convent (French: Couvent des Ursulines) was a series of historic Ursuline convents in New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1726, nuns from the Ursuline...
- by the Ursuline Sisters of the Roman Union, Central Province. The Ursulines also began the first school of music in New Orleans. The Ursulines established...
- Ursuline College is a private Roman Catholic liberal arts college in Pepper Pike, Ohio. It was founded in 1871 by the Ursuline Sisters of Cleveland and...
- in Ilford, London, England. The school was established by the Ursulines as Ilford Ursuline High School in 1903. It converted to academy status in 2011 and...
- troubles in France caused European Ursulines to pressure their Canadian sisters to return home, adding to Marie and the Ursulines' stresses, and fears. Such feelings...
- The Studio des Ursulines is a cinema in the 5th arrondis****t of Paris, at No.10, Rue des Ursulines. It is one of the oldest cinemas in Paris to have...
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