Crispin

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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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ST CRISPIN AND CRISPINIAN'S DAY: Crispin and Crispinian were brother shoemakers who were martyred by being pricked to death by cobblers' awls.
CRISPIN AND CRISPINIAN'S DAY - Crispin and Crispinian were brother shoemakers who were martyred by being pricked to death by cobblers' awls.
The two patron saints of the city, martyred by the Romans many centuries earlier, are Saints Crispin and Crispinian, both cobblers as it happens.