[ hel-uh nz ]
/ ˈhɛl ənz /
a city in Merseyside, in NW England, near Liverpool.
Mount, an active volcano in SW Washington, part of the Cascade Range: seven major eruptions during 1980, the first since 1854–57. 8364 feet (2549 meters).
The Story Behind Saint Patrick’s NameMarch 17th marks the annual celebration of Saint Patrick’s Day, or Lá Fhéile Pádraig in Irish. But, who was Saint Patrick?
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British Dictionary definitions for saint helens
noun usually abbreviated to: St Helens
a town in NW England, in St Helens unitary authority, Merseyside: glass industry. Pop: 102 629 (2001)
a unitary authority in NW England, in Merseyside. Pop: 176 700 (2003 est). Area: 130 sq km (50 sq miles)
a volcanic peak in S Washington state; it erupted in 1980 after lying dormant from 1857
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