Saint Barbara

Saint Barbara
The patron of armourers, military engineers, gunsmiths, miners and anyone else who worked with cannon and explosives.

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  • Barbara — may refer to:* Barbara (AN), a town in Italy * Saint Barbara, 3rd century martyr * Barbara of Portugal (1711–1758), Queen Consort of Spain * Barbara (singer), French singer * Barbara (film), 1998 Danish film directed by Nils Malmros * Barbara (TV …   Wikipedia

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  • Barbara — fem. proper name, from Latin, fem. of barbarus strange, foreign, barbarous, from Gk. barbaros (see BARBARIAN (Cf. barbarian)). For women, unlike men, the concept of alien presumably could be felt as exotic and thus make an appealing name.… …   Etymology dictionary

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