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2014-09-28 23:01:36

The Thousand Islands Race from Rijeka to Tivat and back, on the course of about 280 nautical miles in each direction, offered week-long offshore sailing festivities in the picturesque Adriatic


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.