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(Lat. felicitas, “happiness; good fortune”). 1. Roman martyr (2d c.); according to legend, martyred with 7 sons. 2. Afr. martyr (d. ca. 202); companion of Perpetua,* who also suffered martyrdom. See also Acta martyrum.

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