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Yahweh - The proper name of God in the Old Testament ; hence the Jews called it the name by ...
Yakima Indians - A Shahaptian tribe formerly dwelling on the banks of the Columbia, the Wénatchee, and ...
Yamasee Indians - A tribe of Muskhogean stock, mentioned frequently in the history of South Carolina, residing ...
Yaqui Indians - A tribe of Cahita stock, formerly dwelling near the Rio Yaqui, and now dispersed throughout ...
Yazoo Indians - A small tribe formerly living on the lower course of Yazoo River, Mississippi, in close ...
Yellow Knives - A sub-arctic Déné tribe, called the Copper Indians by Hearne and other early English ...
Yom Kippur - ( Hebrew Yom Hakkippurim . Vulgate, Dies Expiationum , and Dies Propitiationis — ...
York, Ancient See of - (EBORACENSIS). The seat of metropolitan jurisdiction for the northern province. It is not ...
York, Cardinal of - Cardinal, Duke of York, known by the Jacobites as "Henry IX, King of Great Britain, France, ...
York, Use of - It was a received principle in medieval canon law that while as regards judicial matters, as ...
Youghal - The Wardenship of Youghal, in the Diocese of Cloyne, was founded by Thomas, Eighth Earl of ...
Young Men's Institute - A Catholic fraternal organization, founded on 4 March, 1883, at San Francisco, California. The ...
Youville, Marie-Marguérite d' - ( née Dufrost de Lajemmerais). Foundress of the Gray Nuns, or Sisters of Charity, ...
Ysambert, Nicolas - Theologian, born at Orléans in 1565 of 1569; died at Paris, 14 May, 1642. He studied ...
Yucatán, Archdiocese of - (YUCATANENSIS). Located in the Republic of Mexico ; Campeche and Tabasco are its ...
Yukon, Prefecture Apostolic of - Occupies the extreme northwestern portion of the Dominion of Canada. It extends from 54 degrees ...
Yun-nan - The Mission of Yun-nan includes the whole Province of Yun-nan which is situated in the ...
Yuracaré Indians - A Bolivian tribe living between Santa Cruz de la Sierra and Cochabamba in the wooded regions ...
Yves of Chartres, Saint - (YVO, YVES). One of the most notable bishops of France at the time of the Investiture ...
Yves, Saint - (St. Yves) St. Ives, born at Kermartin, near Tréguier, Brittany, 17 October, 1253; died ...

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