Ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of the Mystic Shrine


noun

See under Shriner.

Definition for ancient arabic order of nobles of the mystic shrine (2 of 2)

Shriner

[ shrahy-ner ]
/ ˈʃraɪ nər /

noun

a member of a fraternal order (Ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of the Mystic Shrine) that is an auxiliary of the Masonic order and is dedicated to good fellowship, health programs, charitable works, etc.

Origin of Shriner

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90; shrine + -er1
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