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Dominican

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noun Do·min·i·can \də-ˈmi-ni-kən\

Simple Definition of Dominican

  • : a member of a Roman Catholic group of friars founded in 1215 by St. Dominic

Full Definition of Dominican

  1. :  a member of a mendicant order of friars founded by St. Dominic in 1215 and dedicated especially to preaching

Dominican adjective

Origin of dominican

St. Dominic


First Known Use: 1534



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