Patron-saints sentence example
- He used to invite the contadini who had served Cosimo to a banquet on the day of Saints Cosimo and Damiano (the patron saints of the Medici), and entertained them with music and singing.
- From the earliest Christian times the saints took the place of the pagan tutelary deities (Di tutelares) and were in this capacity called tutelares or patroni, patron-saints.
- CRISPIN and Crispinian, the patron saints of shoemakers, whose festival is celebrated on the 25th of October.
- The saints most commonly found on bracelets are patron saints or those of particular acclaim.