Saint Patrick's Day

Saint Patrick's Day
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  • Saint Patrick's Day — Saint Saint (s[=a]nt), n. [F., fr. L. sanctus sacred, properly p. p. of sancire to render sacred by a religious act, to appoint as sacred; akin to sacer sacred. Cf. {Sacred}, {Sanctity}, {Sanctum}, {Sanctus}.] 1. A person sanctified; a holy or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Saint Patrick's Day — n. March 17, observed by the Irish in honor of Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland …   English World dictionary

  • Saint Patrick's Day — Infobox Holiday holiday name = Saint Patrick s Day type = Roman Catholic, Church of Ireland and Eastern Orthodox longtype = National, Ethnic, Christian, Festive | caption = The Chicago River is dyed green each year for the St. Patrick s Day… …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Patrick's Day — March 17, observed by the Irish in honor of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. * * * ▪ feast day   feast day (March 17) of St. Patrick (Patrick, Saint), patron saint of Ireland. Born in Roman Britain in the late 4th century, he was… …   Universalium

  • Saint Patrick's Day — Dieser Artikel oder Absatz stellt die Situation in Deutschland dar. Hilf mit, die Situation in anderen Ländern zu schildern. gr …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Saint Patrick's Day — noun a day observed by the Irish to commemorate the patron saint of Ireland • Syn: ↑St Patrick s Day, ↑March 17 • Hypernyms: ↑day * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized S&P&D : March 17 traditionally celebrated as the anniversary of the death of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saint Patrick's Day — Saint Pat′rick s Day n. March 17, observed in honor of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland …   From formal English to slang

  • Saint Patrick's Day — noun Date: 1726 March 17 observed by the Roman Catholic Church in honor of St. Patrick and celebrated in Ireland in commemoration of his death …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • The Saint Patrick's Day Four — (also, The Saint Patrick s Four, or SP4) are four American peace activists of Irish Catholic heritage who poured their own blood on the walls, posters, windows, and a US flag at a military recruiting center to protest the United States impending… …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Distaff's Day — Saint Saint (s[=a]nt), n. [F., fr. L. sanctus sacred, properly p. p. of sancire to render sacred by a religious act, to appoint as sacred; akin to sacer sacred. Cf. {Sacred}, {Sanctity}, {Sanctum}, {Sanctus}.] 1. A person sanctified; a holy or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Saint Patrick's Saltire — Saint Patrick s Cross redirects here. For other uses, see List of Saint Patrick s Crosses. Saint Patrick s Flag: a red saltire on a field of white Saint Patrick s Cross (or Saint Patrick s Saltire) is a red saltire (X shaped cross) on a white… …   Wikipedia

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