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Holy Mother

honorific title of the Virgin Mary, often applied by analogy to the Roman Catholic Church. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • May the blessin' of God and his Holy Mother keep you till I see you agin!

    Going To Maynooth William Carleton
  • The Holy Mother, and my figlio dilettissimo—it is enough that they know.

    The Royal Pawn of Venice Mrs. Lawrence Turnbull
  • The skin of this people is not of a wholesome color like the skin of our people who are born of our Holy Mother earth.

    Prairie Smoke (Second Edition, Revised) Melvin Randolph Gilmore
  • Are the Holy Mother and the blessed saints not enough for thee?

    In Convent Walls Emily Sarah Holt
  • Holy Mother, what sin is mine that I should be afflicted thus!

    God Wills It! William Stearns Davis
  • Then he knew that the little old woman was indeed the Holy Mother.

    Tales of Giants from Brazil Elsie Spicer Eells
  • Are you a heretic, that you refuse the penances which God and our Holy Mother Church have ordained?

  • I asked the Holy Mother to pity my sorrows, and send you to me.

    Remember the Alamo Amelia E. Barr
  • The Holy Mother gave her a blessing, and made a motion for her to rise.

    Wagner, the Wehr-Wolf George W. M. Reynolds
  • "Your blessing, in the first place, Holy Mother," the lay sister answered.

    The Red Track Gustave Aimard

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