Related formsXa·ve·ri·an [zey-veer-ee-uh n, za-] /zeɪˈvɪər i ən, zæ-/, adjective
Examples from the Web for xavier
Quebecois child actor-turned-filmmaking prodigy Xavier Dolan, who wrote his debut feature at just 16.Oscar Season Kicks Off in Toronto: Channing Tatum, Kristen Stewart, and More Court Awards Glory|Marlow Stern|September 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Special Agent Xavier Diaz testified he once drove five hours west of the city to meet Arambula in Nogales, Arizona.
Palmetto becomes Washington Avenue after it crosses Carrollton and approaches the campus of Xavier University.Mardi Gras Indian Chief Larry Bannock’s Final Ride|Jason Berry|May 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We are against concealed weapons on campus,” said University of Texas at San Antonio President Xavier Johnson.Texas Shooting Puts New Spotlight on Issue of Concealed Weapons on Campus|Christine Pelisek|January 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Another occasional communicant is Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who attended Xavier High School next door.A Tour of St. Francis Xavier, a Potential New Church for Katie Holmes|Michael Daly|July 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
For, shortly after Xavier's heroic and beautiful death in 1552, stories of miracles wrought by him began to appear.History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom|Andrew Dickson White
Xavier laments, in many of his letters, that he has not the gift of languages.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 7 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Xavier asked him whether the Japanese would be likely to accept the religion of the Christians.Historic Tales, Vol. 12 (of 15)|Charles Morris
The Portuguese were overjoyed to hear news of Father Xavier.
As soon as Xavier came on shore, he went to visit the governor of the town, to inform him of his intended voyage to Macassar.