Definition of Premonstratensian
: a member of an order of canons regular founded by St. Norbert at Prémontré near Laon, France, in 1120
Origin of premonstratensian
Medieval Latin praemonstratensis, from praemonstratensis of Prémontré, from Praemonstratus Prémontré
First Known Use: 1695
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