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Origin of Carthusian
Words nearby Carthusian
Example sentences from the Web for Carthusian
His remains were removed to the Carthusian Monastery, in Seville, in 1513.Cuba, Old and New|Albert Gardner Robinson
Afterwards he rubs it with salt, and whilst he is eating it is as silent as a Carthusian.The Covenant of Salt|Henry Clay Trumbull
Several monasteries were endowed by these kings, among them houses of Carthusian monks and Sion, as mentioned above.Woman under Monasticism|Lina Eckenstein
On its right bank (about three miles on the road to Medina Sidonia) stands a Carthusian convent of some note.
He was first a regular canon, and after became a Carthusian moonke.Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (2 of 6): England (7 of 12)|Raphael Holinshed
British Dictionary definitions for Carthusian
- a member of an austere monastic order founded by Saint Bruno in 1084 near Grenoble, France
- (as modifier)a Carthusian monastery