Teresa, Saint

Teresa, Saint.

For most saints thus named use Theresa, Saint. See also Teresa, MotherTeresa, Mother
(Saint Teresa of Calcutta), 1910–97, Roman Catholic missionary in India, winner of the 1979 Nobel Peace Prize, b. Skopje (now in North Macedonia) as Gonxha Agnes Bojaxhiu.
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