St. Nicholas

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Related to St. Nicholas: St. Nicholas Day, St. Nicholas of Myra
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Noun1.St. Nicholas - a bishop in Asia Minor who is associated with Santa Claus (4th century)St. Nicholas - a bishop in Asia Minor who is associated with Santa Claus (4th century)
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The party crossed the Hudson in the Jersey City ferryboat, and drove in a carriage to the St.
To disembark from the Henrietta, jump into a hack, hurry to the St.
This was the children's friend, Santa Claus, or St.
But Pilate attended to the matter of expiating his sin while he was alive, whereas St.
Wolfert thought his last moment was arrived; already had he committed his soul to St.
Among the numerous Christian relics around the world are those said to belong to St.
As December approached, Luxembourgers, finally free to be themselves again, made plans to celebrate St.
The grant award would not have been possible without the hard work of the local community raising funds over recent years and the generosity of the Friends of St.
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Santa is "an invention of the advertising industry" and "a representative of consumer society," according to Bonifatiuswerk der deutschen Katholiken, which seeks to restore St.
Jan Vermeer, impressive winner of the recent Gallinule Stakes at the Curragh, hardened further in many ante-post lists yesterday as speculation concerning winter favourite St.