cath'arine (St.) of Alexandria (fourth century), patron saint of girls and virgins generally.
There seems to be a playful allusion in these words to mewian and cath, the mewing of a cat.
cath and Bill, whom you met, are her cousins—or rather, cath is.
But an outcry from cath, Bill, and Mothereen cut his words in two.
Some great men, some men of genius, are protesting against the tyranny of cath- olicism.
He was stationed somewhere—Marise didn't know where—and cath had been a "war bride."
There’th a coath in half an hour, that goeth to the rail, ‘purpothe to cath the mail train.
At th' cath'lic chu'ch on th' hill, th' same whut's now Father John's.
"No, yer won't have no cath'lic doin's with Brigham," responded his wife.
Drewyer and party did not return from the cath lah mah's this evening as we expected.