Definition of St. Anthony's Cross in English:

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St. Anthony's Cross

(also St. Anthony Cross)


A T-shaped cross.
Example sentences
  • The Tau Cross, also known as St. Anthony's Cross or Crux Commissa and many others, is an ancient and heraldic cross.
  • St. Francis adopted St. Anthony's Cross after meeting monks working at a leper house in Assisi.
  • History also records the use of the Greek Cross, the Maltese Cross, the Celtic Cross, the Calvary Cross, the Lorraine Cross, the St. Andrews Cross, the St. Anthony's Cross and even Double-Cross, itself a cross.

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Syllabification: St. An·tho·ny's Cross

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