- of or relating to a reformed Benedictine order founded at the French town of Cluny in 910
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The first Cluniac house founded in England was that of Barnstaple.English Monastic Life
Saint-Leu-d'Esserent was an important priory of the Cluniac order.The Spell of the Heart of France
The Cluniac revival had been followed by the Cluniac laxity, splendour, and ostentation.The Coming of the Friars
Cluniac houses were introduced into England under the Conqueror.
The Cluniac was a man of the world whom no confidences could scandalise.The Path of the King