[kuh n-vur-suh s]
noun, plural con·ver·si [kuh n-vur-sahy, -see] /kənˈvɜr saɪ, -si/. Ecclesiastical.
a lay brother.
Origin of conversus
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On arrival he asked to be admitted as a conversus, and was given charge of the monasterys sheep.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)
Henry Osborn Taylor