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saint

1. noun REL Christian canonised after death; sb in heaven2. noun in titles3. noun highly virtuous person4. verb REL canonise as saint5. verb treat like saint 1 noun REL Christian canonised after death; sb in heavennaomh masc1  c m uthe communion of saints comaoin na naomhSt Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland is é Naomh Pádraig éarlamh na Éireann, is é Naomh Pádraig pátrún na Éireannshe became a saint in the 7th century rinneadh naomh di sa 7ú céadshe's in the company of the saints in heaven tá sí i measc na naomh ar neamh 2 (also Saint) noun in titlesNaomh masc1  c m uSan  c m u... Naofa adj3Saint Bridget Naomh BrídSaint Dominic San DoiminicSaint Augustin Agaistín Naofa
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3 noun informal highly virtuous personnaomh masc1  c m ushe's a true saint is naomh ceart í, is duine an-lách í 4 verb REL canonise as saint TRANSITIVEcanónaigh verb  c m uhe'll be sainted in Rome déanfar naomh de sa Róimh, ainmneofar ina naomh é sa Róimh 5 verb usually ironic treat like saint TRANSITIVEdia beag a dhéanamh dehe was sainted by the public rinne an pobal dia beag de

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