Sister-of-loretto



[luh-ret-oh] /ləˈrɛt oʊ/
noun, Roman Catholic Church.
1.
a member of a congregation of sisters founded at Loretto, Kentucky, in 1812 and engaged in educational and missionary works.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Sister-of-mercy

    noun, Roman Catholic Church. 1. a member of a congregation of sisters founded in Dublin in 1827 by Catherine McAuley (1787–1841) and engaged chiefly in works of spiritual and corporal mercy.

  • Sister-wife

    noun in a polygamous marriage, another wife of a woman’s husband Examples The newspaper took photos of the sister-wives leaving church.



  • Sistine

    adjective 1. of or relating to any pope named Sixtus.

  • Sistine-chapel

    noun 1. the chapel of the pope in the Vatican at Rome, built for Pope Sixtus IV and decorated with frescoes by Michelangelo and others. Sistine Chapel /ˈsɪstaɪn; -tiːn/ noun 1. the chapel of the pope in the Vatican at Rome, built for Sixtus IV and decorated with frescoes by Michelangelo and others Sistine Chapel […]



Disclaimer: Sister-of-loretto definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.