St. Martin


  • Font, St. Martin's, Cologne
    Font, St. Martin's, Cologne
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n St. Martin an island in the western Leeward Islands; administered jointly by France and the Netherlands
    • n St. Martin French bishop who is a patron saint of France (died in 397)
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St. Martin's St. Martin's
St. Martin, Worms St. Martin, Worms
St. Martin-in-the-Vale, Chartres St. Martin-in-the-Vale, Chartres


In literature:

You are to understand, then, first of all, that the especial character of St. Martin is a serene and meek charity to all creatures.
"Our Fathers Have Told Us" by John Ruskin
The tanners, whose especial church was St. Martin Sur Renelle, received the charter of their privileges from Henry II.
"The Story of Rouen" by Sir Theodore Andrea Cook
St. Martin's was one of them.
"Loss and Gain" by John Henry Newman
Adjoining Mol's Coffee House is the very small Church of St. Martin, now but rarely used for divine service.
"Exeter" by Sidney Heath
Halfpence and farthings, Say the bells of St. Martin's.
"Harry's Ladder to Learning" by Anonymous
This tomb is assigned, it seems rightly, to Bishop Lawrence de St. Martin (d. 1274).
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Rochester" by G. H. Palmer
St. James's parish was separated from St. Martin's in 1685, but before that epoch it had begun to have an existence of its own.
"The Strand District" by Sir Walter Besant
On May 18 we moved from Souastre to Boiry St. Martin, where B.H.Q.
"Q.6.a and Other places" by Francis Buckley
Arthur John Lawford (1885), and is dedicated to St. Martin.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Gloucester [2nd ed.]" by H. J. L. J. Massé
Mr. Vispre died poor, between thirty and forty years ago, in St. Martin's Lane.
"On the Portraits of English Authors on Gardening," by Samuel Felton
And this at the Manchester prices, which are lower than St. Martin's Hall.
"The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete" by John Forster
Well, the change came when St. Hilary died; for of course the people wanted St. Martin to become Bishop in his place.
"Stories of the Saints by Candle-Light" by Vera C. Barclay
We ascend the Rue St. Martin from the N.E.
"The Story of Paris" by Thomas Okey
This celebrated stronghold is situated in front of the narrow defile of Macel, which leads into the valley of St. Martin.
"The Huguenots in France" by Samuel Smiles
All St. Martin's has a distinctive smell, as of an arid dried-out swamp, with a faint taint of fish.
"Monkey On His Back" by Charles V. De Vet
St. Martin's Place, Trafalgar Square, London.
"Notes and Queries, Number 208, October 22, 1853" by Various
Side by side we dashed through the streets into the Faubourg St. Martin.
"My Sword's My Fortune" by Herbert Hayens
St. Martin's Place, Trafalgar Square, London.
"Notes and Queries, No. 209, October 29 1853" by Various
St. Martin's Place, Trafalgar Square, London.
"Notes and Queries, Number 227, March 4, 1854" by Various
It has two lofty towers, and the portal is ornamented with mounted statues of St. George and St. Martin.
"Foot-prints of Travel" by Maturin M. Ballou

In poetry:

Though flowers have perished at the touch
Of Frost, the early comer,
I hail the season loved so much,
The good St. Martin's summer.
"St. Martin's Summer" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Less drear the winter night shall be,
If memory cheer and hearten
Its heavy hours with thoughts of thee,
Sweet summer of St. Martin!
"St. Martin's Summer" by John Greenleaf Whittier
If they carry me off in the patent coffin
Their labour will be in vain,
Let the Undertaker see it bought of the maker
Who lives by St. Martin's lane.
"The Surgeon's Warning" by Robert Southey
For to carry him off in a patent coffin
Would they thought be but labour in vain,
So the Undertaker saw it bought of the maker
Who lives by St. Martin's lane.
"The Surgeon's Warning" by Robert Southey
Power that has reached itself all kingly powers,
St. Margaret's: By love o'erpowered—
St. Martin's: By love o'erpowered—
St. Clement Danes: By love o'erpowered,
The greater power confers!
"The Bells and Queen Victoria" by Rudyard Kipling
And he:—O promising despair,
in solitude— —End there.
Your avenues are dying: leave me: I dove
under the oaken arms of Brother Martin,
St Simeon the Lesser Theologian,
Bodhidharma, and Baal Shem Tov.
"Dream Song 17: Muttered Henry:—Lord of matter, thus" by John Berryman

In news:

200 E Martin St, City Market Raleigh, NC 27601 Wake County 919-803-2501
Chris Martin of Coldplay at the Xcel Energy Center in St Paul.
All divorced women and women going through the divorce process are invited to attend the first official meeting of the Divorced Divas of Davis from 5 to 7 pm Sunday in the parish hall of the Episcopal Church of St Martin, 640 Hawthorn Lane.
The winner was Terry St Martin who won a choice of $3,000 or a cruise for two to Alaska.
More than 16,000 voters cast ballots in the one week of early voting that precedes Tuesday's primary elections, according to numbers compiled by election supervisors in Martin, St Lucie and Indian River counties.
St Eds 14, Martin County 9.
St Edward's Steph Kane looks to pass during her team's lacrosse match against Martin Couny on Wednesday evening at Martin County High School.
Related Stories for High School Girls Lacrosse: St Eds 14, Martin.
Teddy Eugene "Gene" Stumbo, 68, of Martin, died Saturday, Nov 24, 2012, at St Joseph Martin Hospital.
The Adam Ezra Group will perform at 10 pm Oct 12 at Kimball's Pub, 972 Second St Calling Boston their homebase, the Adam Ezra Group includes Adam Ezra , Turtle, Josh Gold, Alex Martin and Nelson Leong.
Robin Collen, holding a wartime photo of her parents, with Hilda Nuttens in St Martin de la Lieue, France.
The Apollo Civic Theatre, 128 E Martin St, Martinsburg, WV, kicks off its 2012-13 season with the musical " Hairspray .".
SOUTH PORTLAND — Last summer, John Martin and Dora St Martin sold their 15-room Victorian house in Lowell, Mass.
Carrie Jo St Martin and Joshua Scott Winjum.
Carrie Jo St Martin and Joshua Scott Winjum celebrated their marriage with family and friends on March 31, 2012, at Bernie's Vintage Ballroom in Faribault, Minn. Carrie Jo and Joshua.

In science:

In Sect. 2 we describe the line profiles obtained by Steiner & Damineli (2004) with ground base telescope and by Martin et al. (2006) with the H ST , as well as the lines reflected at the Homunculus observed with the European Southern Observatory (ESO) Very Large Telescope (VLT) (Stahl et al. 2005).
Wind-wind collision in the eta Carinae binary system - III. The HeII 4686 line profile
The line was also detected in high spatial resolution H ST observations by Martin et al. (2006), who claimed that the energy in the form of soft X-rays and UV radiation is not enough to produce, by photoionization, the amount of He++ necessary to obtain the λ4686 line luminosity.
Wind-wind collision in the eta Carinae binary system - III. The HeII 4686 line profile