Definition of Friar. Meaning of Friar. Synonyms of Friar

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Definition of Friar

Silversides Sil"ver*sides`, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of small fishes of the family Atherinid[ae], having a silvery stripe along each side of the body. The common species of the American coast (Menidia notata) is very abundant. Called also silverside, sand smelt, friar, tailor, and tinker. Brook silversides (Zo["o]l.), a small fresh-water North American fish (Labadesthes sicculus) related to the marine silversides.

Meaning of Friar from wikipedia

- a friar, or occasionally fray, is a man who is a member of a mendicant christian religious order . " "fray" is sometimes used in former
- the order of capuchin friars minor (in latin: ordo fratrum minorum capuccinorum - abbreviated: o.f.m.cap.) is an order of friar s in the
- membership in the order includes friar s nuns, active sisters, and lay or secular dominicans (formerly known as tertiaries ) affiliated
- the friars club is a private club in new york city , founded in 1904 and famous for its risqué celebrity roast s. the club's membership
- "the friar's tale" is a story in the canterbury tales by geoffrey chaucer , told by huberd the friar . the story centers around a corrupt
- friar tuck is a companion to robin hood in the legends about that character. history: depict him as a jovial friar and one of robin's merry men .
- john friar (18 july 1911 – 22 may 1979) was a scottish footballer who pla**** on the right-wing . he represented carluke rovers ,
- friar island. (64 , 55 , s , 63 , 55 , w , source:gnis , display inline,title is an island lying immediately northeast of manciple island in
- the dominicans were known as black friars or shod friars. the friary was founded in 1222. in 1288 their buildings, along with a large area