- a fellow member of an organization.
- friar; monk.
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Examples from the Web for frere
Ascended the Frere Ranges and got a fine view to the north and east.Explorations in Australia
But the frere brake his faste in a secrete place in the same house.
Than called the man with an hye voyce to the frere and sayd: syr, he sayeth he wyll not.
Than (quod the frere to the gentylman), ye are the more fole to aske for hym.
When Frere Richard came to her at Troyes, he made, she says, the sign of the cross.The Valet's Tragedy and Other Stories