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Definition of nuns
nunsLoreto Lo*ret"o, or Loretto Lo*ret"to, nuns
Loreto, a city in Italy famous for its Holy House, said to be
that in which Jesus lived, brought by angels from Nazareth.]
(R. C. Ch.)
Members of a congregation of nuns founded by Mrs. Mary Teresa
Ball, near Dublin, Ireland, in 1822, and now spread over
Ireland, India, Canada, and the United States. The nuns are
called also Ladies of Loreto. They are engaged in teaching
girls. NunNun Nun, n. [OE. nunne, AS. nunne, fr. L. nonna nun, nonnus
monk; cf. Gr. ?, ?; of unknown origin. Cf. Nunnery.]
1. A woman devoted to a religious life, who lives in a
convent, under the three vows of poverty, chastity, and
They holy time is quiet as a nun Breathless with
(a) A white variety of domestic pigeons having a veil of
feathers covering the head.
(b) The smew.
(c) The European blue titmouse.
Gray nuns (R. C. Ch.), the members of a religious order
established in Montreal in 1745, whence branches were
introduced into the United States in 1853; -- so called
from the color or their robe, and known in religion as
Sisters of Charity of Montreal.
Nun buoy. See under Buoy.
Meaning of nuns from wikipedia
is a member
of a religious community
of women, typically living under
vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience
in the enclosure
of a monastery...
- several years
of inactivity, Miro, Olener, and Raphael reformed
. The Nuns during
this period tilted
Miro's new wave-influenced rock...
at Hippo Regius
(Epist., ccxi, Benedictine
ed.) is the most ancient example
of this Augustinian
Rule are based. The nuns
- as Turchine Nuns
or Blue Nuns
by Bl. Maria Vittoria
of the Most Holy Savior, known
as Bridgettine nuns
and monks, founded...
(2013 film), a 2013 French
film The Nun
(2018 film), an American horror
film and part of The Conjuring franchise
, a U.S. punk...
- In some Semitic
languages, such as Literary
(Arabic: تَنوِين tanwīn) is the addition
of one of three vowel diacritics
in 1973 to commemorate
the Grey Nuns
. In 2011, Grey Nuns
Motherhouse, the former motherhouse
of the Grey Nuns
in Montreal, now part of Concordia
in desperate prayer
to ward off the demon. When the group
reunites, Irene discovers
that none of the nuns
she had seen and talked...
- justice. In different
years, the nuns
have tackled different
themes. In 2012, the nuns aimed
to draw attention
' work with the poor and to protest...
- of early Carmelite history
have survived. A parallel order
of Carmelite nuns
in 1452. The charism
focus) of the Carmelite...
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