New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Euphrasia

Saint Euphrasia, from Pictorial Lives of the SaintsDerivation

  • Greek: of good cheer


(Euphraxia) Virgin (380-c.410). She was the daughter of a senator of Constantinople and distributed her fortune in charity, giving herself up to the practise of Christian perfection in an Egyptian convent. Feast, 13 March.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Euphrasia”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 August 2018. Web. 23 March 2019. <>