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Cris·pin

 (krĭs′pĭn), Saint Third century ad.
Roman shoemaker who with his brother Saint Crispinian sought to spread Christianity and was martyred.

Crispin

(ˈkrɪspɪn)
n
(Biography) Saint, 3rd century ad, legendary Roman Christian martyr, with his brother Crispinian (krɪˈspɪnɪən): they are the patron saints of shoemakers. Feast day: Oct 25

Cris•pin

(ˈkrɪs pɪn)

n.
Saint, martyred A.D. c285, Roman Christian missionary in Gaul: patron saint of shoemakers.
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Noun1.Crispin - patron saint of shoemakers; he and his brother were martyred for trying to spread Christianity (3rd century)
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