Who Is the Patron Saint of Sailors?

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The patron saint of sailors is Saint Nicholas of Greece. He is regarded as master of wind and tempest and his role is to protect sailors and seamen. Tradition has it that his clothes are soaked with brine and his beard always dripping with seawater.
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Saint Nicholas is the patron saint of sailors, merchants, archers, and children, and student. Neat!
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Sailors: * Anthony of Padua. * Barbara. * Botulph. * Brendan the Navigator. * Brigid of Ireland. * Christina of Bolsena. * Christopher. * Clement I. * Cuthbert. * Erasmus. * Eulalia
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