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Definition of Anchorite

Anchorite
Anchorite An"cho*rite, n. Same as Anchoret.

Meaning of Anchorite from wikipedia

- An anchorite or anc****t (female: anc****ss) is someone who, for religious reasons, withdraws from secular society so as to be able to lead an intensely...
- An immured anchorite, considered by many to be a myth, is a Tibetan monk who has taken a vow to spend his life permanently sealed inside a small walled...
- An anchorite (feminine form anc****ss) is a Christian person who lives in strict physical separation from secular society. Anchorite or Anc****ss may...
- throughout the centuries. Yet the anchoritic life, while similar to the eremitic life, can also be distinct from it. Anchorites lived the religious life in...
- The Anchorite (Spanish: El anacoreta) is a 1976 Spanish drama film directed by Juan Estelrich. It was entered into the 27th Berlin International Film...
- Anthony of Egypt, Anthony the Abbot, Anthony of the Desert, Anthony the Anchorite, and Anthony of Thebes. For his importance among the Desert Fathers and...
- The Monastery of Saint Paul the Anchorite in Egypt is a Coptic Orthodox monastery located in the Eastern Desert, near the Red Sea Mountains. It is about...
- The Anchorite Hills are a mountain range in Mineral County, Nevada. "Anchorite Hills". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey...
- one of the minor twelve minor prophets Amun, anchorite and bishop from Scetes Anasimon, the anchorite queen Anastasia, martyr Anastasia the Patrician...
- Calogerus the Anchorite (Gr****: Καλόγερος ὁ Αναχωρητής, translit. Kalogeros ho Anakhorētēs, Kalogeros o Anakhoritis, Latin: Calogerus or Calocerus, Sicilian:...
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