Damien

biographical name Da·mien \ ˈdā-mē-ən , ˌda-mē-ˈaⁿ \

Definition of Damien

Father 1840–1889 originally Joseph de Veuster Belgian Roman Catholic missionary in Hawaiian Islands

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