Bernadette of Lourdes
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Ber·na·dette of Lourdes(bûr′nə-dĕt′; lo͝ord, lo͝ordz), Saint Originally Marie Bernarde Soubirous. 1844-1879.
French peasant girl whose visions of the Virgin Mary led to the establishment of the shrine at Lourdes, France.
Bernadette of Lourdes(ˌbɜːnəˈdɛt)
(Biography) Saint. original name Marie Bernarde Soubirous. 1844–79, French peasant girl born in Lourdes, whose visions of the Virgin Mary led to the establishment of Lourdes as a centre of pilgrimage, esp for the sick or crippled. Feast day: Feb 18