Saint Christopher


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Saint Christopher

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(Placename) another name for Saint Kitts
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Noun1.Saint Christopher - Christian martyr and patron saint of travellers (3rd century)Saint Christopher - Christian martyr and patron saint of travellers (3rd century)
2.Saint Christopher - the largest of the islands comprising Saint Christopher-Nevis
Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Christopher-Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis, St. Christopher-Nevis, St. Kitts and Nevis - a country on several of the Leeward Islands; located to the east southeast of Puerto Rico; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1983
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Did not the holy Saint Christopher ever carry the stranger across the river?
Dost thou think," said the Friar mildly, "that the good Saint Christopher would ha' sought his own ease so?
Should he then presume to demand it, or to affirm he was unlawfully made my prisoner, by the belt of Saint Christopher, he will speak to one who hath never refused to meet a foe on foot or on horseback, alone or with his vassals at his back
There is a huge lumbering Saint Christopher yonder, sufficient to bear a whole company to the earth.
I will lay a wager that 'twas that Saint Christopher, Porthos, who performed this feat
And if we enter the interior of the edifice, who has overthrown that colossus of Saint Christopher, proverbial for magnitude among statues, as the grand hall of the Palais de Justice was among halls, as the spire of Strasbourg among spires?
8226; Les Khan, CEO (Citizenship By Investment Unit, Government of Saint Christopher and Nevis)
Discovered in Cookson's home before she died, the new books are a fiction novel titled Saint Christopher and the Gravedigger, written in 1952, as well as a non-fiction title, A Catherine Cookson Memoir.
Klimkin hold a meeting with the Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Federation of Saint Christopher (Saint Kitts) and Nevis Mark Brantley, signing the agreement between Ukraine and Saint Kitts and Nevis on mutual abolition of visa requirements.
The head of the Emergency Unit of the Organization of Doctors Without Borders Teresa Saint Christopher said in a statement after the delegation's visit paid yesterday to the Center, where it was received by the Executive Director of the Centre Maher Alhadhrawi and a number of officials, '' We are interested in Yemeni affairs and appreciate the great efforts of King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid, its support for Yemen, and we hope to continue cooperation with the Center.
Image: Tilman van der Burch, Saint Christopher, ca.