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Definition of Anchoress

Anchoress
Anchoress An"cho*ress, n. A female anchoret. And there, a saintly anchoress, she dwelt. --Wordsworth.

Meaning of Anchoress from wikipedia

- An anchorite or anc****t (female: anc****ss; adj. anchoritic; from Ancient Gr****: ἀναχωρητής, anachōrētḗs, "one who has retired from the world", from...
- The Anc****ss is the stage name of Welsh-born multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and author Catherine Anne Davies. Davies was born in Glynneath, Wales...
- The Anc****ss may refer to: The Anc****ss (book), a 2015 novel The Anc****ss (musician), stage name of musician Catherine Anne Davies...
- later. For much of her life, Julian lived in permanent seclusion as an anc****ss (the female equivalent of an anchorite) in her cell, which was attached...
- Anc****ss is a 1993 British drama film directed by Chris Newby. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1993 Cannes Film Festival. The...
- Sachette and formerly named Paquette Guybertaut "la Chantefleurie", is an anc****ss, who lives in seclusion in an exposed cell in central Paris. She is tormented...
- Christina Carpenter or Christine Carpenter (fl. 1329–1332) was a 14th-century anc****ss, also known as a religious recluse, in the village of Shere, Surrey, in...
- The Anc****ss is a historical fiction novel by Robyn Cadwallader published by Sarah Crichton Books in 2015. The plot is set in the 13th-century England...
- (feminine form anc****ss) is a Christian person who lives in strict physical separation from secular society. Anchorite or Anc****ss may also refer to:...
- Huntingdon, England, about 1096–1098 and died about 1155. She was an anc****ss and prioress who came from a wealthy Anglo-Saxon family trying to accommodate...
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