Clare of Assisi, Saint

or Clara of Assisi


noun

1194–1253, Italian nun: founder of the Franciscan order of nuns.

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British Dictionary definitions for clare of assisi

Clare of Assisi

noun

Saint. 1194–1253, Italian nun; founder of the Franciscan Order of Poor Clares. Feast day: Aug 11
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