Saint Eurosia

Also known as

  • Orosia

Memorial

Profile

Born to the nobility. Promised in an arranged marriage to a Moor, she hid in a cave, but the smoke from her fire gave away her position. She was dragged from the cave by her hair and martyred. Very popular cultus throughout southern France and northern Italy.

Died

Canonized

Patronage

Representation

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Eurosia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 May 2014. Web. 24 July 2014. <>