"Friar known for his patronage of animals" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 27 Dec 2023

"Friar known for his patronage of animals" NYT crossword answer is:

STFRANCIS (9 letters length)

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The Friar known for his patronage of animals Crossword Clue NYT (December 27 2023) is likely referring to St. Francis of Assisi, an Italian Catholic friar who is known for his love of animals and nature. He is often depicted surrounded by birds and other animals, and is the patron saint of animals and the environment. He is also the patron saint of Italy, and is one of the most beloved figures in the Catholic Church.

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