bede

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Old English word for prayer; hence, the name bead given to little perforated globes of bone, amber, glass, etc., threaded on a string, by which prayers are counted.

MLA Citation

  • “bede”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 October 2010. Web. 26 July 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/bede/>