How to use Swithin in a sentence
On St. Swithin's day we had a heavy fall of rain, some thunder and lightning, and a high wind.The British Expedition to the Crimea | William Howard Russell
You see, if Swithin Cleveland had been in the ruins that time—you know—he could not possibly have written that letter to Sophia.Happy House | Betsey Riddle, Freifrau von Hutten zum Stolzenberg
This superstition originated with Swithin, or Swithum, bishop of Winchester, who died in the year 868.
But when Swithin was canonized p. 195the monks resolved to remove his body into the choir of the church.
But in these calculations, it is necessary to bear in mind that the change of style has very much interfered with St. Swithin.
British Dictionary definitions for Swithin
Saint. died 862 ad, English ecclesiastic: bishop of Winchester (?852–862). Feast day: July 15
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