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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Franciscan(0.01152 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Franciscan.
English → English (WordNet)
adj : of or relating to Saint Francis of Assisi or to the order
founded by him; “Franciscan monks”
n : a Roman Catholic friar wearing the gray habit of the
Franciscan order [syn: Gray Friar]
English → English (gcide)
Franciscan \Fran*cis"can\, n. (R.C.Ch.)
A monk or friar of the Order of St. Francis, a large and
zealous order of mendicant monks founded in 1209 by St.
Francis of Assisi. They are called also Friars Minor; and
in England, Gray Friars, because they wear a gray habit.
Franciscan \Fran*cis"can\, a. [LL. Franciscus Francis: cf. F.
franciscain.] (R. C. Ch.)
Belonging to the Order of St. Francis of the Franciscans.
Franciscan Brothers, pious laymen who devote themselves to
useful works, such as manual labor schools, and other
educational institutions; -- called also Brothers of the Third Order of St. Francis
Franciscan Nuns, nuns who follow the rule of St. Francis,
esp. those of the Second Order of St. Francis, -- called
also Poor Clares or Minoresses.
Franciscan Tertiaries, the Third Order of St. Francis.