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(Christian Churches, other) a Franciscan friar
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a Franciscan friar.
[1300–50; from the order's grey cloak]
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|Noun||1.||Grey Friar - a Roman Catholic friar wearing the grey habit of the Franciscan order|
Franciscan order - a Roman Catholic order founded by Saint Francis of Assisi in the 13th century
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