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Definition of the noun vitus

What does vitus mean as a name of something?


  1. Christian martyr and patron of those who suffer from epilepsy and Sydenham's chorea (died around 300)
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of Vitus: St. Vitus
    • instance of: martyr = one who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty for refusing to renounce their religion; saint = a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization


"Vitus" is a drama film written and directed by Fredi M. Murer. It was released on February 2, 2006, in Switzerland. It stars real-life piano prodigy Teo Gheorghiu, Bruno Ganz, Julika Jenkins, and Urs Jucker.


Vitus is a fictional character from the 2006 film Vitus.

Phrases with Vitus

Phrases starting with the word Vitus:

  1. vitus bering
  2. vitus behring

Phrases ending with the word Vitus:

  1. st. vitus
  2. Uncifer Vitus
  3. Butleria Vitus
  4. Carterocephalus Vitus
  5. Species Uncifer Vitus
  6. Species Carterocephalus Vitus

Other phrases containing the word Vitus:

  1. st. vitus dance
  2. St. vitus' dance
  3. saint vitus dance
  4. Vaccinium vitus-idaea
  5. species Vaccinium vitus-idaea

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Vitus

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Google previewSacred and Legendary Art (1887)

by Jameson (Mrs. (Anna))

Vitus is a disputed point. It appears that from very ancient times it was a custom to offer up a cock to him, and so late as the beginning of the eighteenth century this was done by the common people of ...

Google previewGimme Indie Rock (2014)

by Andrew Earles

Saint Vitus is the band that, more so than Flipper, truly influenced Black Flag's midto- late period transformation into a slow and heavy beast. SAINT VITUS Born Too Late ...

Google previewThe Office Professional's Guide (2005)

by Erin McKean

Vitus is the patron saint of actors. Bob called. The Celts were highly ritualistic. Read what child development experts have to say. SUBORDINATE CLAUSES A clause that cannot stand by itself as a complete thought is a subordinate clause ...

Google previewSan Diego Legends (2004)

The Events, People, and Places that Made History by Jack Scheffler Innis

E Clampus Vitus is an irreverent group as ever existed. Founded more than 150 years ago, it is a loose conglomeration of amateur historians dedicated to identifying historical sites in California and erecting and preserving historical landmarks ...

Google previewSeeing the Light (2012)

Exploring Ethics Through Movies by Wanda Teays

Vitus is a child who we see at six ...

Google previewRobert Ryan (1997)

A Biography and Critical Filmography by Franklin Jarlett

Vitus is the guilty patron saint of The Dirt\ Game. . . . How it jumps around, from one vague encounter to another, from logic to illogic . . . Ryan's presence at the opening and close of the picture is impossible to explain." ( William ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Discovery and Exploration of the Northwest Coast of America (2008)

by Robin Inglis

' BERING, VITUS Alexander Murray established Fort Yukon at this location. Bell's achievement, and the exploits of Robert Campbell, finally solved the puzzle of the relationship between the interior river systems of the far northwest and the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Heavy Metal (2003)

by Daniel Bukszpan, Ronnie James Dio

Scott Reagers: vocals (Saint Vitus through The Walking Dead, Die Healing): Scott "Wino" Weinrich: vocals ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Saints, Fifth Edition Revised (2011)

by David Farmer

Cobblers Crispin and Crispinian Conservationists Francis of Assisi Cooks Laurence, Martha Cripples Giles, Gilbert of Sempringham Dairymaids Brigid Dancers Vitus Deacons Laurence, Stephen Dentists Apollonia Desperate cases Jude, ...

Google previewDictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898)

Giving the Derivation, Source, Or Origin of Common Phrases, Allusions, and Words that Have a Tale to Tell by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer

Vitus (St.) ...

Google previewThe Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art and Architecture (2012)

by Colum Hourihane

The main sanctuary dedicated to St Vitus stood on the site of the present cathedral as early as the first half of the 10th century. After 1060 the sanctuary was replaced by an aisled basilica dedicated to SS Vitus, Wenceslas, and Adalbert.

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Small photo of Prague, Czech Republic. Charles Bridge (Karluv Most), St Vitus Cathedral.Small photo of Fountain in the courtyard of Prague Castle with St Vitus Cathedral in the background on a sunny day, blue skies. Two spires of St Vitus Cathedral, Prague, Czech Republic.Small photo of Prague, Czech Republic - 17 August 2017: Tourists taking photographs inside St Vitus Cathedral. Man takes a photo with with mobile phone inside St Vitus Cathedral.Small photo of St.Vitus Cathedral, the gothic masterpiece architecture of Prague, Czech Republic. 27 November 2016Small photo of PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 17, 2017: Stained glass window at St Vitus Cathedral in the old town of Prague.Small photo of PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 17, 2017: St Vitus Cathedral interior in the old town of Prague.Small photo of St Vitus Cathedral in Prague, Czech Republic More...

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Scrabble value of V4I1T1U1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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