A member of the Salesians of Don Bosco, a Roman Catholic congregation founded in Turin in 1859 and dedicated chiefly to education and missionary work.
Of or relating to the Salesians.
Other Word Forms of Salesian
Origin of Salesian
After Saint Francis de Sales (1567–1622), Savoyard prelate and bishop of Geneva
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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