Carthusian

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Car·thu·sian

 (kär-tho͞o′zhən)
n.
A member of a contemplative Roman Catholic order founded during the 11th century by Saint Bruno.
adj.
Of or relating to the Carthusian order.

[Medieval Latin Carthusiānus, from Cartusius.]

Carthusian

(kɑːˈθjuːzɪən)
n
(Roman Catholic Church) RC Church
a. a member of an austere monastic order founded by Saint Bruno in 1084 near Grenoble, France
b. (as modifier): a Carthusian monastery.
[C14: from Medieval Latin Carthusianus, from Latin Carthusia Chartreuse, near Grenoble]

Car•thu•sian

(kɑrˈθu ʒən)
n.
1. a member of a monastic order founded by St. Bruno in 1086 near Grenoble, France.
adj.
2. pertaining to the Carthusians.
[1520–30; < Medieval Latin Cartusiānus]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Carthusian - a member of the Carthusian orderCarthusian - a member of the Carthusian order  
Carthusian order - an austere contemplative Roman Catholic order founded by St. Bruno in 1084
monastic, monk - a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work
Adj.1.Carthusian - of or relating to the Carthusian order
Translations

Carthusian

[kɑːˈθjuːzɪən]
A. ADJcartujo
B. Ncartujo/a m/f
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