noun, plural Friars Minor. Roman Catholic Church.
Origin of Friar Minor
First recorded in 1520–30
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British Dictionary definitions for friar minor
noun plural Friars Minor
Christianity a member of either of two of the three orders into which the order founded by St Francis of Assisi came to be divided, namely the Order of Friars Minor and the Order of Friars Minor ConventualCompare Capuchin
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