Sister of Providence

usually capitalized S&P
: a member of a Roman Catholic teaching order founded in France in 1806
: a member of a Roman Catholic congregation founded in Montreal in 1843 and devoted to teaching and charitable works

Word History


partial translation of French sœur de providence

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“Sister of Providence.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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