Blessed Virgin

Blessed Virgin
noun
the mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics
Syn: ↑Mary, ↑Virgin Mary, ↑The Virgin, ↑Madonna
Derivationally related forms: ↑Marian (for: ↑Mary)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Jewess, ↑mother, ↑female parent

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the Virgin Mary.

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Blessed Virgin noun (RC)
The Virgin Mary (also BVM)
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Main Entry:bless

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Blessed Virgin,
the Virgin Mary.

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