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Definition of Carthusian

Carthusian
Carthusian Car*thu"sian, n. [LL. Cartusianus, Cartusiensis, from the town of Chartreuse, in France.] (Eccl. Hist.) A member of an exceeding austere religious order, founded at Chartreuse in France by St. Bruno, in the year 1086.
Carthusian
Carthusian Car*thu"sian, a. Pertaining to the Carthusian.

Meaning of Carthusian from wikipedia

- The Carthusians, also known as the Order of Carthusians (Latin: Ordo Cartusiensis), are an enclosed religious order of the Roman Catholic Church. The...
- sensitivity and docility. A sub-strain within the breed known as the Carthusian, is considered by breeders to be the purest strain of Andalusian, though...
- Surrey. Originally founded by Thomas Sutton in 1611 on the site of the old Carthusian monastery in Charterhouse Square, Smithfield, London, it educates over...
- The Carthusian martyrs are those members of the Carthusian monastic order who have been ****cuted and killed because of their Christian faith and their...
- Denis the Carthusian (1402–1471), also known as Denys van Leeuwen, Denis Ryckel, Dionysius van Rijkel (or other combinations of these terms), was a Roman...
- Portrait of a Carthusian is a painting in oils on oak panel by the Early Netherlandish painter Petrus Christus in 1446. The work is part of the Jules Bache...
- differ in taste and alcohol content. The liqueur has been made by the Carthusian Monks since 1737 according to the instructions set out in a m****cript...
- org. The text of the Carthusian Missal and the Order's other liturgical books is available at Carthusian Monks and Carthusian nuns Archived 2006-12-05...
- Old Carthusians may refer to: Old Carthusians F.C., an English football club List of Old Carthusians, a list of notable alumni of Charterhouse School...
- The Carthusian Martyrs of London were the monks of the London Charterhouse, the monastery of the Carthusian Order in central London, who were put to death...
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