Elizabeth of Portugal, Saint


Elizabeth of Portugal, Saint
Elizabeth of Portugal, Saint
Queen, also known as St. Isabel, d. 1336

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  • Elizabeth of Portugal, Saint — ▪ queen of Portugal byname  The Peacemaker, or The Holy Queen,  Portuguese  Santa Isabel De Portugal, or A Pacificadora, or A Rainha Santa  born c. 1271 died July 4, 1336, Estremoz, Port.; canonized 1625; feast day July 4       daughter of Peter… …   Universalium

  • St. Elizabeth of Portugal —     St. Elizabeth of Portugal     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Elizabeth of Portugal     Queen (sometimes known as the PEACEMAKER); born in 1271; died in 1336. She was named after her great aunt, the great Elizabeth of Hungary, but is known in… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Portugal — /pawr cheuh geuhl, pohr /; Port. /pawrdd too gahl /, n. a republic in SW Europe, on the Iberian Peninsula, W of Spain. (Including the Azores and the Madeira Islands) 9,867,654; 35,414 sq. mi. (91,720 sq. km). Cap.: Lisbon. * * * Portugal… …   Universalium

  • Saint Elizabeth — may refer to:*Saint Elizabeth (Biblical person), the mother of John the Baptist *Saint Elizabeth of Hungary (1207 ndash;1231) *Saint Elizabeth of Portugal (1271 ndash;1336) *Saint Elizabeth of Reute (1386 ndash;1420) *Saint Elizabeth the New… …   Wikipedia

  • Elizabeth — or Elisabeth is the Greek form Ελισ(σ)άβετ Elis(s)avet of the Hebrew Elisheva, meaning my God is an oath, my God is abundance, God s promise, or oath of God. For more information about the name, see Elizabeth (given name)aints (from whom other… …   Wikipedia

  • Elizabeth of Aragon — Infobox Saint name=Saint Elizabeth of Portugal birth date=1271 death date=4 July 1336 feast day=4 July; 8 July (1694 1969 calendars) venerated in= imagesize=150px caption= Saint Elizabeth of Portugal Statue in the Church of the Mafra Palace,… …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Isabel — There are two Saints Isabel of the Roman Catholic Church:* Saint Isabel of France (1225 ndash;1270) * Saint Isabel of Aragon, better known as Elizabeth of Portugal (1271 ndash;1336) …   Wikipedia

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  • Elizabeth Browning — Elizabeth Barrett Browning Pour les articles homonymes, voir Barrett et Browning. Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Elizabeth Barrett Br …   Wikipédia en Français


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