Saint Nicholas

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Saint Nicholas

or Saint Nick  (sānt)
n.
Santa Claus.
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Noun1.Saint Nicholas - a bishop in Asia Minor who is associated with Santa Claus (4th century)Saint Nicholas - a bishop in Asia Minor who is associated with Santa Claus (4th century)
2.Saint Nicholas - the legendary patron saint of childrenSaint Nicholas - the legendary patron saint of children; an imaginary being who is thought to bring presents to children at Christmas
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Their topics include Rome and Constantinople in confrontation: the quarrel over the validity of Photius' ordination, politics and diplomacy in the Mediterranean of the 10th century: al-Andalus and Byzantium, confrontation and interchange between Byzantines and Normans in southern Italy: the cases of St. Nicholas of Myra and St.
Brookins never imagined the 4th-century bishop St. Nicholas of Myra would be the role of a lifetime.