Bernardine

[ bur-ner-din, -deen ]
/ ˈbɜr nər dɪn, -ˌdin /
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adjective

of or relating to St. Bernard of Clairvaux.
of or relating to the Cistercians.

noun

a Cistercian.
Also Ber·na·dine [bur-nuh-deen] /ˈbɜr nəˌdin/. a female given name.

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Bernardine

/ (ˈbɜːnədɪn, -ˌdiːn) /

noun

a monk of one of the reformed and stricter branches of the Cistercian order

adjective

  1. of or relating to this branch of the Cistercians
  2. of or relating to Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
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