Saint Nicholas

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Related to Feast of Saint Nicholas: Nikolaus, Sankt Nikolaus, St. Nicholas Day
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Synonyms for Saint Nicholas

a bishop in Asia Minor who is associated with Santa Claus (4th century)

the legendary patron saint of children

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As we prepare to celebrate Christ's birth, the feast of Saint Nicholas reminds us of the value of small deeds done for the good of others.
I am grateful to my parents for the gift they gave us those many Decembers ago when they taught us about the feast of Saint Nicholas.
Events that led to this trial began on a snowy Wednesday night before the Feast of Saint Nicholas (December 6) in 1324.
Seven days after the Feast of Saint Nicholas the men were given part payment, plus four pounds of wax and two rolls of canvas which Nottingham had requested to create images of his victims.