pelican in her piety definition

  • noun:
    • a representation of a pelican when you look at the act of wounding her breast so that you can nurture her youthful along with her bloodstream; -- a practice fabulously related to the bird, due to which it absolutely was used as emblematic associated with the Redeemer, and of charity.
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