Holy Cross

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  • Holy Cross — or Saint Cross may refer to: * Christian cross, a frequently used religious symbol of Christianity * Feast of the Cross, a commemoration most often celebrated on September 14Holy Cross may also refer to: Educational institutions * A number of… …   Wikipedia

  • Holy Cross — (am: „Heiliges Kreuz“) bezeichnet: Friedhöfe in den Vereinigten Staaten: siehe Holy Cross Cemetery Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Holy Cross (Alaska) Holy Cross (Iowa) Holy Cross Township (Clay County, Minnesota) Sonstiges: Schulen im… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Holy Cross — Holy Cross, AK U.S. city in Alaska Population (2000): 227 Housing Units (2000): 81 Land area (2000): 31.256168 sq. miles (80.953101 sq. km) Water area (2000): 6.183244 sq. miles (16.014527 sq. km) Total area (2000): 37.439412 sq. miles (96.967628 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Holy cross — Ho ly cross (?; 115). The cross as the symbol of Christ s crucifixion. [1913 Webster] {Congregation of the Holy Cross} (R. C. Ch.), a community of lay brothers and priests, in France and the United States, engaged chiefly in teaching and manual… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holy Cross, AK — U.S. city in Alaska Population (2000): 227 Housing Units (2000): 81 Land area (2000): 31.256168 sq. miles (80.953101 sq. km) Water area (2000): 6.183244 sq. miles (16.014527 sq. km) Total area (2000): 37.439412 sq. miles (96.967628 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Holy Cross, IA — U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 339 Housing Units (2000): 139 Land area (2000): 0.284442 sq. miles (0.736701 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.284442 sq. miles (0.736701 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Holy Cross —    See Holy Cross …   Dictionary of London

  • Holy Cross — Mount of the, a peak in central Colorado, in the Sawatch Range: snow filled, cross shaped crevasses. 14,005 ft. (4269 m). * * * …   Universalium

  • holy cross — noun A cross as a Christian symbol of the crucifixion of Christ …   Wiktionary

  • Holy Cross — Ho′ly Cross′ n. geg Mount of the, a peak in central Colorado in the Sawatch Range. 14,005 ft. (4269 m) …   From formal English to slang

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