St. Elmo's fire

[el-mohz]

noun


Origin of St. Elmo's fire

named after St. Elmo (died a.d. 303), patron saint of sailors
Also called St. Elmo's light, St. Ulmo's fire, St. Ulmo's light.

St. Ulmo's fire

[uhl-mohz]

noun

Also called St. Ulmo's light.
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