Mary of Magdala, whom Jesus healed of possession by devils, Luke 8:2: traditionally identified with the repentant woman whom Jesus forgave. Luke 7:37–50.
(New Testament) Saint Mary Magdalene, a woman of Magdala (ˈmæɡdələ) in Galilee whom Jesus cured of evil spirits (Luke 8:2) and who is often identified with the sinful woman of Luke 7:36–50. In Christian tradition she is usually taken to have been a prostitute. Feast day: July 22 See also magdalen
Mary Magdalene [(mag-duh-luhn, mag-duh-leen)]
In the Gospels, a woman who became a follower of Jesus after he drove out her demons. She is also described as a woman who was present at the Crucifixion, as an attendant at his burial, and as one of the witnesses to the discovery of the empty tomb three days later.
Note: According to the Gospel of Luke, Mary Magdalene is also identified with the repentant prostitute who anointed the feet of Jesus.
- Mary mcleod bethune
[buh-thyoon, -thoon] /bəˈθyun, -ˈθun/ noun 1. Mary McLeod [muh-kloud] /məˈklaʊd/ (Show IPA), 1875–1955, U.S. educator and civil-rights leader.
/ˌmɛərɪˈɒlətrɪ/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Mariolatry
[tek] /tɛk/ noun 1. (def 4).
[mair-ee-ol-uh-jee] /ˌmɛər iˈɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. . /ˌmɛərɪˈɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Mariology