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Definition of Veronica
VeronicaVeronica Ve*ron"i*ca, n. [LL.; -- so called from Veronica, a
woman who, according to an old legend, as Christ was carrying
the cross, wiped his face with a cloth, which received an
impression of his countenance; Veronica is fr. MGr. ?, fr.
Macedonian ?, for Gr. ?, literally, carrying off victory,
1. A portrait or representation of the face of our Savior on
the alleged handkerchief of Saint Veronica, preserved at
Rome; hence, a representation of this portrait, or any
similar representation of the face of the Savior. Formerly
called also Vernacle, and Vernicle.
2. (Bot.) A genus scrophulariaceous plants; the speedwell.
Note: Several herbaceous species are common in both Europe
and America, most of which have small blue flowers. A
few shrubby species from New Zealand are sometimes
found in cultivation.
Meaning of Veronica from wikipedia
, Veronika, etc., may refer
(name) Saint Veronica Saint Veronica
of Syria Veronica
, an 1870 novel
by Frances Eleanor Trollope
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- Veronica Giuliani
de Julianis"; 27 December
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- Verónica Castro
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- Veronica Cartwright
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who has worked mainly
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in a career spanning
- Saint Veronica
, also known
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in the 1st century
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