What is another word for patron saint?

Synonyms for patron saint
pa·tron saint

This thesaurus page includes all potential synonyms, words with the same meaning and similar terms for the word patron saint.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. patron saintnoun

    a saint who is considered to be a defender of some group or nation

Matched Categories

How to pronounce patron saint?

How to say patron saint in sign language?

How to use patron saint in a sentence?

  1. Father Evagoras Constantinides:

    We are focused and prayerful and intent on doing whatever we can to recover the icon of our patron saint. It belongs in our house of worship. It belongs with our people, it’s really a shame.

  2. Rick Santorum:

    It is, in many respects, a humbling experience... If I didn't love it I wouldn't do it, we're sort of the patron saint of underdog candidates for president. We were the most unlikely of candidates to win and were not in the race until the very end.

  3. Lisa Bitel:

    And much like love itself, St. Valentine and his reputation as the patron saint of love are not matters of verifiable history, but of faith.

  4. Robert C. Morlino:

    So let’s be politically incorrect, like St. John the Baptist, the patron saint of political incorrectness.

  5. John McCain:

    It's one of these things you just propose amendments to bills and encourage hearings and sooner or later the dam breaks, but I have to tell you ... the power of this maritime lobby is as powerful as anybody or any organization I have run up against in my political career. All I can do is appeal to the patron saint of lost causes and keep pressing and pressing and sooner or later you have to succeed.


Translations for patron saint

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for patron saint »

Translation

Find a translation for the patron saint synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"patron saint." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 16 Jul 2024. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/patron+saint>.

Discuss these patron saint synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for patron saint?

    Image or illustration of

    patron saint

    Credit »

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    What word is a synonym for Beautiful?
    A Pulchritudinous
    B Embourgeoisement
    C Consanguineous
    D Unprepossessing

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for patron saint: