white friar


white friar

noun, often capitalized W&F

Definition of WHITE FRIAR

:  carmelite

Origin of WHITE FRIAR

from his white habit
First Known Use: 15th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: white fringe
Previous Word in the Dictionary: white fox
All Words Near: white friar

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up white friar? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More