Definition of Monica, St in English:

Monica, St

Line breaks: St Mon¦ica
Pronunciation: /ˈmɒnɪkə
( 332-circa 387), mother of St Augustine of Hippo. She is often regarded as the model of Christian mothers for her patience with her son’s spiritual crises, which ended with his conversion in 386. Feast day, 27 August (formerly 4 May).

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day bimble
Pronunciation: ˈbɪmb(ə)l
walk or travel at a leisurely pace