Definition of Monastic. Meaning of Monastic. Synonyms of Monastic

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Definition of Monastic

Monastic
Monastic Mo*nas"tic, n. A monk.
Monastic
Monastic Mo*nas"tic, Monastical Mo*nas"tic*al, a. [Gr. ? monk: cf. F. monastique. See Monastery.] 1. Of or pertaining to monasteries, or to their occupants, rules, etc., as, monastic institutions or rules. 2. Secluded from temporal concerns and devoted to religion; recluse. ``A life monastic.' --Denham.

Meaning of Monastic from wikipedia

- modern Judaism. Women pursuing a monastic life are generally called nuns, while monastic men are called monks. Many monastics live in monasteries to separate...
- complex of buildings comprising the domestic quarters and workplaces of monastics, monks or nuns, whether living in communities or alone (hermits). A monastery...
- respective Christian denominations that have forms of monastic living. Those living the monastic life are known by the generic terms monks (men) and nuns...
- via Latin monachus) is a person who practices religious asceticism by monastic living, either alone or with any number of other monks. A monk may be a...
- The Buddhist monastic education system facilitates basic educational needs of the Asian Buddhist countries before the contemporary era. Learning traditions...
- Irish new monastic communities, such as that formed by Bernadette Flanagnal, spiritual communities such as the "Community of the New Monastic Way" founded...
- Catholic churches, the mantle is a monastic garment worn by bishops, hegumens, archimandrites, and other monastics in processions and while attending...
- Monastic state may refer to: Monastic State of Mount Athos Monastic State of the Teutonic Order Monastic State of the Livonian Order Monastic State of...
- Monastic Living is an EP by the American indie rock band Parquet Courts, released on November 27, 2015 on Rough Trade. The release features mostly improvised...
- garment suspended from the shoulders. There are two types of sca****r, the monastic and devotional sca****r, although both forms may simply be referred to...
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