Words nearby eremite
Origin of eremite
OTHER WORDS FROM eremiteer·e·mit·ic [er-uh-mit-ik] /ˌɛr əˈmɪt ɪk/, er·e·mit·i·cal, er·e·mit·ish [er-uh-mahy-tish] /ˈɛr əˌmaɪ tɪʃ/, adjectiveer·e·mit·ism, noun
Examples from the Web for eremitical
It was an attempt to unite the eremitical and cenobitical modes of life.
The service for blessing a hermit consisted of prayers and psalms and a gift of the eremitical habit.Curiosities of Christian History|Croake James
In the eremitical life, a simple handicraft was ordinarily coupled with the duty of spiritual contemplation.The Philosophy of History, Vol. 2 of 2|Friedrich von Schlegel
The cnobitical institution did not supersede the eremitical; both continued to flourish together in every country of Christendom.Scenes and Characters of the Middle Ages|Edward Lewes Cutts