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Cecilia, St

Line breaks: St Ce¦ci|lia
Pronunciation: /sɪˈsiːljə
 
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Definition of Cecilia, St in English:

( 2nd or 3rd century), Roman martyr. According to legend, she took a vow of celibacy but when forced to marry converted her husband to Christianity and both were martyred. She is the patron saint of church music. Feast day, 22 November.

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