HyperDic: agnes_gonxha_bojaxhiu

English > 1 sense of the expression Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu:
NOUNperson Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, Teresa, Mother Teresa, Theresa, Mother TheresaIndian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia)
English > Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningIndian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia); dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997).
SynonymsTeresa, Mother Teresa, Theresa, Mother Theresa
Instance ofmissionary, missionersomeone sent on a mission / mission--especially a religious or charitable mission to a foreign country
nunA woman religious
SpanishAgnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, Teresa
CatalanTeresa, Theresa

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