cyprian, st


Saint (Thascius Caecillus Cyprianus) a.d. c200–258, early church father, bishop, and martyr. Unabridged
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Cyprian1 (ˈsɪprɪən)
1.  of or relating to Cyprus
2.  of or resembling the ancient orgiastic worship of Aphrodite on Cyprus
3.  obsolete (often not capital) a licentious person, esp a prostitute or dancer
n, —adj
4.  another word for Cypriot

Cyprian2 (ˈsɪprɪən)
Saint. ?200--258 ad, bishop of Carthage and martyr. Feast day: Sept 26 or 16

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