Little Saint Bernard

Little Saint Bernard
geographical name mountain pass 7178 feet (2188 meters) over Savoy Alps between France & Italy S of Mont Blanc

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  • Little Saint Bernard Pass — ▪ pass, France French  Col du Petit Saint Bernard,  Italian  Colle del Piccolo San Bernardo        pass (7,178 ft [2,188 m]) situated just southwest of the Italian border in Savoie département of southeastern France; it lies between the Mont… …   Universalium

  • Saint Bernard — I. noun Etymology: the hospice of Grand Saint Bernard, where such dogs were first bred Date: 1839 any of a Swiss alpine breed of tall powerful working dogs used especially formerly in aiding lost travelers II. geographical name see Great Saint… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Little St Bernard Pass — Little St. Bernard Pass View of the stone circle crossed diagonally by the road. Remains of World War II fortifications are also visible. Elevat …   Wikipedia

  • Le Relais du Petit Saint Bernard — (Ла Розьер,Франция) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: Rela …   Каталог отелей

  • Bernard (son of Charles the Fat) — Bernard or Bernhard (died 891 or 892) was the only child of Charles the Fat. He was born of an unknown concubine and was thus illegitimate. Charles tried to make him his heir, but failed in two attempts. Charles tried to have Bernard recognised… …   Wikipedia

  • Bernard of Menthon, Saint — • Archdeacon of Aosta, preacher, founder of two hospices for travelers in dangerous Alpine passes (now named the Great St. Bernard and Little St. Bernard, after him), d. 1008 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Bernard of Menthon — Infobox Saint name=Bernard of Menthon birth date=c. 923 death date=1008 feast day=May 28 venerated in=Roman Catholic Church imagesize=200px caption=Little St Bernard Pass birth place=Château de Menthon, Savoy death place=Novara titles= beatified… …   Wikipedia

  • Bernard of Clairvaux — Infobox Saint name=Saint Bernard of Clairvaux birth date=1090 death date=death date|1153|8|20|mf=y feast day=August 20 venerated in=Roman Catholic Church, Anglican Church imagesize=200px caption=St Bernard in A Short History of Monks and… …   Wikipedia

  • Bernard — /berdd nannrdd / for 1; /berr neuhrd, berr nahrd / for 2, n. 1. Claude /klohd/, 1813 78, French physiologist. 2. a male given name: from Germanic words meaning bear and hardy. * * * (as used in expressions) Albinus Bernard Siegfried Baruch… …   Universalium

  • Saint — 1347 80, Italian ascetic and mystic. died A.D. 731, pope 715 731. died A.D. 741, pope 731 741. died A.D. 352, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 337 352. died A.D. 683, Sicilian ecclesiastic: pope 682 683. died A.D. 855, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 847… …   Universalium

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