Definitions

anthony's fire

Saint Anthony's fire

Saint Anthony's fire (also known historically as Ignis Sacer and Holy Fire) may refer to one of the following infectious diseases:

  • Ergotism (this meaning particularly common in France and Germany)
  • Erysipelas (this meaning particularly common in England and the United States)
  • Herpes zoster (this meaning particularly common in Italy and Malta)

Saint Anthony's fire may also refer to:

See also

Search another word or see anthony's fireon Dictionary | Thesaurus |Spanish
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature