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  • Porcarius, S.S. — S. S. Porcarius et. Soc. M. M. (12. Aug.). Der hl. Abt Porcarius von Lerin und etwa 500 Mönche starben i. J. 731 bei einem Ueberfalle ihres Klosters durch die Saracenen. Er wird dargestellt mit der Martyrerpalme, von zahlreichen Mönchen umgeben.… …   Vollständiges Heiligen-Lexikon

  • Cynocephalus porcarius — Chacma Chac ma, n. [Native name.] A large species of African baboon ({Cynocephalus porcarius}); called also {ursine baboon}. Note: [See Illust. of {Baboon}.] [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • porcher — porcher, ère [ pɔrʃe, ɛr ] n. • 1530; porker v. 1138; bas lat. porcarius ♦ Gardien, gardienne de porcs; ouvrier agricole qui s occupe des porcs. ● porcher, porchère nom (latin porcarius, de porcus, porc) Personne qui garde, qui soigne les porcs.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • Île Saint-Honorat — The Île Saint Honorat is the second largest of the Lérins Islands, about a mile off shore from the French Riviera town of Cannes. The island is approximately 1.5 kilometers in length (East to West) and 400 meters wide.Since the fifth century, the …   Wikipedia

  • Roman Catholic Diocese of Segorbe-Castellón — Map of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Segorbe Castellón (dark green) The Diocese of Segorbe Castellón (Latin, Segobiensis; Castellionensis, Valencian: Diòcesi de Sogorb Castelló) is a Roman Catholic ecclesiastical territory located in north… …   Wikipedia

  • 732 — Années : 729 730 731  732  733 734 735 Décennies : 700 710 720  730  740 750 760 Siècles : VIIe siècle  VIIIe sièc …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pavian [1] — Pavian (Babian, Hundskopfaffe, Cyno cephalus Cuv., Papio L., Geschlecht der Affen der Alten Welt; Gebiß u. Backentaschen wie bei den Meerkatzen, aber die Eckzähne sehr stark u. lang; Kopf länglich, Schnauze hervorragend, spitz, wie Hundsschnauze …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Miles Huggarde — or Hoggarde (fl. 1533 1557), was an English poet and opponent of the Reformation. He has been described as the best of Roman Catholic propagandists in the bitter pamplet war of 1553 1558[1]. Life Huggarde is stated to have been a shoemaker or… …   Wikipedia

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