St. Febronia of Nisibis
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Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor Anatolia, Turkey

St. Febronia of Nisibis

Virgin Martyr
Also known as Febronia of Sebapte
Nun at Nisibis, Mesopotamia
Born     284
Died     305
Honored in     
Roman Catholic Church
Eastern Orthodox Church
Oriental Orthodoxy
Canonized     Pre-Congregation
25 June Roman Catholic
25 June Greek Orthodox
12 February Eastern Orthodox
1 Epip Coptic Orthodox
Attributes Palm of martyrdom and the shears
           sed to cut off her breasts
Patronage Palagonia, Sicily

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