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Late Latin name meaning "pious, dutiful". This was the name of twelve popes and four saints.
Pope Pius XII - during the German occupation of Rome, organised that Italian Jews would be concealed in convents and monasteries. Up to 1,000 Jews were even concealed at the Pope's Summer Residence Castel Gandolfo.
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Pius Thiknesse is the name of the Minister of Magic who was under the control of Lord Voldemort in the Harry Potter books.