Saint George


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Saint George

 (sānt jôrj)
A city of southwest Utah on the Virgin River. It was established by Mormons as a cotton center during the Civil War.
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Noun1.Saint George - Christian martyrSaint George - Christian martyr; patron saint of England; hero of the legend of Saint George and the Dragon in which he slew a dragon and saved a princess (?-303)
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said the other; "let the money they cost speak for that; for as a matter of fact there is not one of them that does not stand us in more than fifty ducats; and that your worship may judge; wait a moment, and you shall see with your own eyes;" and getting up from his dinner he went and uncovered the first image, which proved to be one of Saint George on horseback with a serpent writhing at his feet and the lance thrust down its throat with all that fierceness that is usually depicted.
On either side of the young prince rode the two seneschals of Aquitaine, Sir Guiscard d'Angle and Sir Stephen Cossington, the one bearing the banner of the province and the other that of Saint George.
Well, if he hasn't made you an offer of marriage," cried Athelny, "by Saint George and Merry England, I will seize him by the nose and demand of him immediately what are his intentions.
They have a few names of saints, the same with those in the Roman martyrology, but they often insert others, as Zama la Cota, the Life of Truth; Ongulari, the Evangelist; Asca Georgi, the Mouth of Saint George.
The sun may not have been present too often this July, but Linden Homes' Saint George development has continued to enjoy a warm reception from house hunters.
Louise was also a member of Saint George Orthodox Cathedral in Worcester.
Hour Subject 9:30 Beirut Metropolitan Bishop Elias Aoudeh heads New Year's church mass at Saint George Cathedral in Nejmeh Square *** Program of Beirut Caledonian Parish "New Year" mass ceremonies: 10:30 Mass service at Angel Raphael's Cathedral in Brasilia - Baabda 11:30 Saint George Ashorian Church mass service - Sad El-Baushrieh 16:00 Mass service at Saint Elias Greek Catholic Melkite Church - Dekwaneh *** 11:00 Beirut and Byblos Greek Melkite Catholic Metropolitan Bishop Selim Bustros heads church mass at Prophet Elia's Cathedral in Nejmeh Square.
British property consultant DTZ Holdings (LON:DTZ) is still reviewing takeover approaches from other companies, including from its majority stockholder, French family-owned group Saint George Participations (SGP), backed by BNP Paribas (EPA:BNP).
SAINT GEORGE What is wrong with myths and many a fairytale?
in the Assembly Hall at the American University of Beirut (AUB), followed by a reception at the Saint George Yacht Club and Marina.
As we celebrate April the twenty third The voices of fine Englishmen can be heard Saint George for England is their cry As the flag flies proudly at mast high For today is the day for celebration To Saint George we give our salutation We wear a Red Rose, a symbol of spirit That all English folk proudly cherish For the sword of St George slayed the dragon Now in folklore a great British tradition Men have fought on land, in the air and at sea To ensure Britain remains the land of the free As we sing Land of Hope and Glory Rejoicing today, a day of passed victory As I raise my head, a tear dims my eye As I proudly gaze at the flag flying high
In addition to the concert, the Royal Society of Saint George will be holding events and Sandwell Council will be putting on a major celebration for Saint George's Day in Dartmouth Park on April 25 - before which there will be a procession from Stone Cross.