Anthony of Padua

An′tho•ny of Pad′ua
[[t]ˈæn tə ni, -θə-[/t]] n. Saint
big 1195–1231, Franciscan monk and preacher in Italy and France

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • Anthony of Padua — For others known as Saint Anthony, see Saint Anthony (disambiguation). Saint Anthony of Padua Anthony of Padua with the Infant Jesus by Antonio de Pereda Evangelical Doctor Hammer of Heretics Professor of Miracles …   Wikipedia

  • Anthony of Padua — /an teuh nee, theuh / Saint, 1195 1231, Franciscan monk and preacher in Italy and France. * * * …   Universalium

  • Anthony of Padua — /ænθəni əv ˈpædʒuə/ (say anthuhnee uhv padjoohuh), /æntəni/ (say antuhnee) noun Saint, 1195–1231, Franciscan monk and preacher in Italy and France …   Australian English dictionary

  • Anthony of Padua — /an teuh nee, theuh / Saint, 1195 1231, Franciscan monk and preacher in Italy and France …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Anthony of Padua, Saint — • Long article on the Augustinian canon turned Franciscan, priest, preacher, miracle worker, d. 1231. Known as the Hammer of the Heretics. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Anthony of Padua, Saint — born 1195, Lisbon, Port. died June 13, 1231, Arcella, Verona; canonized 1232; feast day June 13 Franciscan friar, Doctor of the Church, and patron saint of Portugal. He joined the Augustinian order in 1210 and was probably ordained a priest. He… …   Universalium

  • Anthony of Padua,Saint — Anthony of Pad·u·a (păjʹo͞o ə, pădʹyo͞o ə), Saint. 1195 1231. Portuguese born Franciscan friar who was a renowned preacher. * * * …   Universalium

  • St. Anthony of Padua —     St. Anthony of Padua     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Anthony of Padua     Franciscan Thaumaturgist, born at Lisbon, 1195; died at Vercelli, 13 June, 1231. He received in baptism the name of Ferdinand.     Later writers of the fifteenth… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • St. Anthony of Padua Church (Bronx, New York) — Coordinates: 40°49′32″N 73°53′58″W / 40.82556°N 73.89944°W / 40.82556; 73.89944 Not to be confused with …   Wikipedia

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