Claretian

adjective
Cla·​re·​tian | \ kləˈrēshən, kla(a)ˈr- \

Definition of Claretian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Claretians

Claretian

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of Claretian (Entry 2 of 2)

: a member of the Congregation of the Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of Mary founded in Vich, Spain, in 1849

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History and Etymology for Claretian

Adjective

Anthony Claret (Antonio Maria Claret y Clara) †1870 Spanish priest who founded the order + English -ian

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“Claretian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Claretian. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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