Saint Peter the Apostle

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Saint Peter the Apostle disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope
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Usage

In literature:

It is the city of Peter the Great, not Saint Peter the apostle.
"The Mummy and Miss Nitocris" by George Griffith
But I know the Archangel Michael had one of his wings broken; and the Apostle Saint Peter lost a leg.
"In Convent Walls" by Emily Sarah Holt
Large figure (a study of an apostle for the figure of Saint Peter).
"Michelangelo" by Romain Rolland
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In poetry:

Paladins ride by in agitation,
Trumpets wail, and minted silver chant;
Nobody spares his attention
To the Peter — the Apostle, the saint.
"The Gates of Paradise" by Nikolai Stepanovich Gumilev