Synonyms for saint edward the confessor |

Synonyms and antonyms for saint edward the confessor

1. saint (n.)

a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization


2. saint (n.)

person of exceptional holiness

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3. confessor (n.)

a priest who hears confession and gives absolution


4. saint (n.)

model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal


5. confessor (n.)

someone who confesses (discloses information damaging to themselves)


6. Edward (n.)

King of England and Ireland in 1936; his marriage to Wallis Warfield Simpson created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication (1894-1972)


7. Edward (n.)

King of England and Ireland from 1547 to 1553; son of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour; died of tuberculosis (1537-1553)


8. saint (v.)

declare (a dead person) to be a saint


9. Edward (n.)

son of Edward III who defeated the French at Crecy and Poitiers in the Hundred Years' War (1330-1376)


10. Edward (n.)

King of England from 1307 to 1327 and son of Edward I; was defeated at Bannockburn by the Scots led by Robert the Bruce; was deposed and died in prison (1284-1327)