Definition of Friar. Meaning of Friar. Synonyms of Friar

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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 brother and a member of one of the mendicant orders founded in the twelfth or thirteenth century; the term distinguishes the mendicants'...
- Friar Park is an approximately 30-room Victorian neo-Gothic mansion in Henley-on-Thames, England, built in 1889. It was originally owned by eccentric...
- Friar Tuck is a companion to Robin Hood in the legends about that character. Tuck is a common character in modern Robin Hood stories, which depict him...
- 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...
- 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...
- Praedicatorum, meaning of the Order of Preachers. Membership in the order includes friars, nuns, active sisters, and affiliated lay or secular Dominicans (formerly...
- Friar Laurence or Friar Lawrence is a character in William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. Friar Laurence is a friar who plays the part of a wise...
- founded in 1209 by Saint Francis of ****isi. These orders include the Order of Friars Minor, the Order of Saint Clare, and the Third Order of Saint Francis. They...
- The Madagascan friar (Amauris nossima) is a species of nymphalid butterfly in the Danainae subfamily. It is found on the Comoros, Madagascar and Mayotte...
- Poppy Lee Friar (born 16 April 1995) is an English actress. She is known for her roles as Eve in the CBBC series Eve, Missy Booth in the Channel 4 drama...
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