Friar Minor

noun

plural Friars Minor
: a friar belonging to a division of the Franciscan order that follows the unmodified rule of St. Francis

Word History

Etymology

Middle English frere menour, from Old French frere meneur

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“Friar Minor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Friar%20Minor. Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

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