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Yahweh

Jehovah (Yahweh)

The proper name of God in the Old Testament ; hence the Jews called it the name by ...
Yakima Indians

Yakima Indians

A Shahaptian tribe formerly dwelling on the banks of the Columbia, the Wénatchee, and ...
Yamasee Indians

Yamasee Indians

A tribe of Muskhogean stock, mentioned frequently in the history of South Carolina, residing ...
Yaqui Indians

Yaqui Indians

A tribe of Cahita stock, formerly dwelling near the Rio Yaqui, and now dispersed throughout ...
Yazoo Indians

Yazoo Indians

A small tribe formerly living on the lower course of Yazoo River, Mississippi, in close ...
Yellow Knives

Yellow Knives

A sub-arctic Déné tribe, called the Copper Indians by Hearne and other early English ...
Yom Kippur

Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur)

( Hebrew Yom Hakkippurim . Vulgate, Dies Expiationum , and Dies Propitiationis — ...
York, Ancient See of

Ancient See of York

(EBORACENSIS). The seat of metropolitan jurisdiction for the northern province. It is not ...
York, Cardinal of

Henry Benedict Maria Clement Stuart

Cardinal, Duke of York, known by the Jacobites as "Henry IX, King of Great Britain, France, ...
York, Use of

Use of York

It was a received principle in medieval canon law that while as regards judicial matters, as ...
Youghal

Youghal

The Wardenship of Youghal, in the Diocese of Cloyne, was founded by Thomas, Eighth Earl of ...
Young Men's Institute

The Young Men's Institute

A Catholic fraternal organization, founded on 4 March, 1883, at San Francisco, California. The ...
Youville, Marie-Marguérite d'

Marie-Marguerite d'Youville

( née Dufrost de Lajemmerais). Foundress of the Gray Nuns, or Sisters of Charity, ...
Ysambert, Nicolas

Nicolas Ysambert

Theologian, born at Orléans in 1565 of 1569; died at Paris, 14 May, 1642. He studied ...
Yucatán, Archdiocese of

Yucatan

(YUCATANENSIS). Located in the Republic of Mexico ; Campeche and Tabasco are its ...
Yukon, Prefecture Apostolic of

Yukon

Occupies the extreme northwestern portion of the Dominion of Canada. It extends from 54 degrees ...
Yun-nan

Yun-Nan

The Mission of Yun-nan includes the whole Province of Yun-nan which is situated in the ...
Yuracaré Indians

Yuracare Indians

A Bolivian tribe living between Santa Cruz de la Sierra and Cochabamba in the wooded regions ...
Yves of Chartres, Saint

ST. IVO (YVES) OF CHARTRES

(YVO, YVES). One of the most notable bishops of France at the time of the Investiture ...
Yves, Saint

St. Ives (Yves)

(St. Yves) St. Ives, born at Kermartin, near Tréguier, Brittany, 17 October, 1253; died ...

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