Sister of St. Joseph

Sister of St. Jo·seph \-sāntˈjōzə̇f, -sə̇nt- also -ōsə̇f\

Definition of Sister of St. Joseph

  1. :  a member of a Roman Catholic congregation established in Le Puy, France, in 1650 and devoted to teaching and charitable works

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Origin and Etymology of sister of st. joseph

translation of French sœur de Saint-Joseph (du Puy), after Joseph, husband of Mary, mother of Jesus


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