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noun, plural frères [frer] /frɛr/. French.
  1. brother.
  2. a fellow member of an organization.
  3. friar; monk.
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Historical Examples

  • Ascended the Frere Ranges and got a fine view to the north and east.

    Explorations in Australia

    John Forrest

  • 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.