Angela Merici

biographical name
An·​ge·​la Me·​ri·​ci | \ ˈan-jə-lə-mə-ˈrē-chē How to pronounce Angela Merici (audio) \

Definition of Angela Merici

Saint 1474?–1540 Italian religious and founder of Ursuline order

Learn More about Angela Merici

Statistics for Angela Merici

Cite this Entry

“Angela Merici.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Angela%20Merici. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLA Chicago APA Merriam-Webster

Comments on Angela Merici

What made you want to look up Angela Merici? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

February 2021 Words of the Day Quiz

  • squirrel in winter
  • Which is a synonym of perdure?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!