Definition of Saint Luke

1. Noun. (New Testament) the Apostle closely associated with St. Paul and traditionally assumed to be the author of the third Gospel.

Exact synonyms: Luke, St. Luke
Category relationships: New Testament
Generic synonyms: Apostelic Father, Apostle, Evangelist, Saint



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Saint Luke

Saint John the Apostle
Saint Johns
Saint Johns River
Saint Joseph
Saint Jude
Saint Kitts
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lawrence
Saint Lawrence River
Saint Lawrence Seaway
Saint Louis
Saint Lucia
Saint Lucian
Saint Lucian Creole French
Saint Lucians
Saint Luke (current term)
Saint Maarten
Saint Mark
Saint Martin
Saint Martin's summer
Saint Mary
Saint Matthew
Saint Matthew the Apostle
Saint Monday
Saint Nicholas
Saint Nick
Saint Olaf
Saint Olav
Saint Paddy's
Saint Patrick

Literary usage of Saint Luke

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Universal Pronouncing Dictionary of Biography and Mythology by Joseph Thomas (1901)
"Tradition indicates that Saint Luke is the same as the physician Luke mentioned by Saint Paul in Colossians iv. 14, and the tame as Lucas named in Philemon ..."

2. An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy Scriptures by Thomas Hartwell Horne (1825)
"Saint Matthew narrates the facts recorded in his Gospel, chronologically ; Saint Luke, on the contrary, appears to have paid but little attention to this ..."

3. The New Englander by William Lathrop Kingsley (1883)
"Saint Luke : PHYSICIAN, PAINTER, AND POET. LUKE, the Evangelist, author of the Third Gospel, historian of the doings of the apostles, companion of St. Paul ..."

4. New Englander and Yale Review by Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight (1883)
"Saint Luke : PHYSICIAN, PAINTER, AND POET. LUKE, the Evangelist, author of the Third Gospel, historian of the doings of the apostles, companion of St. Paul ..."

5. Universal Pronouncing Dictionary of Biography and Mythology by Joseph Thomas (1901)
"Tradition indicates that Saint Luke is the same as the physician Luke mentioned by Saint Paul in Colossians iv. 14, and the tame as Lucas named in Philemon ..."

6. An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy Scriptures by Thomas Hartwell Horne (1825)
"Saint Matthew narrates the facts recorded in his Gospel, chronologically ; Saint Luke, on the contrary, appears to have paid but little attention to this ..."

7. The New Englander by William Lathrop Kingsley (1883)
"Saint Luke : PHYSICIAN, PAINTER, AND POET. LUKE, the Evangelist, author of the Third Gospel, historian of the doings of the apostles, companion of St. Paul ..."

8. New Englander and Yale Review by Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight (1883)
"Saint Luke : PHYSICIAN, PAINTER, AND POET. LUKE, the Evangelist, author of the Third Gospel, historian of the doings of the apostles, companion of St. Paul ..."

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