1. [ noun ] (geography) a tributary of the Mississippi River
Synonyms: st._francis st._francis_river saint_francis_river
Related terms: river US
2. [ noun ] (geography) a tributary of the Mississippi River that rises in Missouri and flows southeastward through Arkansas
Synonyms: St._Francis_River saint_francis_river St._Francis
Related terms: river US Missouri Arkansas
3. [ noun ] (Roman Catholic Church) an Italian and the Roman Catholic monk who founded the Franciscan order of friars (1181-1226)
Synonyms: Saint_Francis_of_Assisi St._Francis Giovanni_di_Bernardone st._francis_of_assisi Francis_of_Assisi
Related terms: saint Roman_Catholic
Similar spelling:   saint_beda