Xavier, Saint Francis

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Xavier, Saint Francis:

see Francis Xavier, SaintFrancis Xavier, Saint,
1506–52, Basque Jesuit missionary, called the Apostle to the Indies, b. Spanish Navarre, of noble parents. He studied in Paris (1525–34), where he became an associate of St.
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