Definition of Cabrini, St. Frances Xavier in English:

Cabrini, St. Frances Xavier

Syllabification: Ca·bri·ni, St. Frances Xavier
Pronunciation: /kəˈbrēnē
( 1850–1917), US religious leader, born in Italy; born Maria Francesca Cabrini; known as Mother Cabrini. She founded the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart in 1880 and was responsible for the establishment of many schools, hospitals, and orphanages in the US and South America. She became the first American saint in 1946.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day demoralize
Pronunciation: dəˈmôrəˌlīz
cause (someone) to lose confidence or hope; dispirit