Definition of fratery. Meaning of fratery. Synonyms of fratery

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Definition of fratery

fratery
Frater Fra"ter, n. [L., a brother.] (Eccl.) A monk; also, a frater house. [R.] --Shipley. Frater house, an apartament in a convent used as an eating room; a refectory; -- called also a fratery.
Fratery
Fratery Fra"ter*y (? or ?), n. [L. frater brother: cf. It. frateria a brotherhood of monks. See Friar.] A frater house. See under Frater.

Meaning of fratery from wikipedia

- A refectory (also frater, frater house, fratery) is a dining room, especially in monasteries, boarding schools and academic institutions. One of the places...
- Markets squares. The ensemble included a church with a monks housing, a fratery, a school, a hospital, a stable, and a brewery, all enclosed by a high...
- these groupings are also sometimes called "monastic fraternities" or "frateries". Nikāyas may emerge among monastic groupings as a result of royal or...
- down to the ground all the walls of the churches, stepulls, cloysters, fraterys, dorters, chapter howsys" and all the rest. The materials were then to...
- down to the ground all the walls of the churches, stepulls, cloysters, fraterys, dorters, chapter howsys" and all the rest. The materials were then to...