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Definition of Friar

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 is a member of one of the mendicant orders founded since the twelfth or thirteenth century; the term distinguishes the mendicants' itinerant apostolic...
- Friar Bacon and Friar Bun****, originally entitled The Honorable Historie of Frier Bacon and Frier Bon****, is an Elizabethan era stage play, a comedy written...
- Friar Laurence is a fictional character in William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. Friar Laurence is a friar who plays the part of a wise advisor...
- Richard "Ric" Friar is an English-Australian big wave surfer, artist, peace activist, film-maker and horticulturist. He is known as a pioneer of commercial...
- The Friar Society is the oldest honor society at the University of Texas at Austin. The Friar Society was founded in 1911 by Curtice Rosser and Marion...
- Kenneth John Friar OBE (born Islington, London, England, 13 August 1934) is a managing director and secretary of ****nal Football Club. Ken Friar was educated...
- The Providence Friars is the name of the athletic teams of Providence College. They compete in the Big East Conference (NCAA Division I) for every sport...
- Friar Park is a 120-room Victorian neo-Gothic mansion in Henley-on-Thames built in 1889. It was formerly owned by eccentric lawyer Sir Frank Crisp and...
- Friar Lane & Epworth F.C. is a football club based in Aylestone, which is a suburb of Leicester, Leicestershire, England. They currently play in the Leicestershire...
- The Black Friar is a Grade II* listed public house on Queen Victoria Street in Blackfriars, London. It was built in about 1875, and remodelled in about...