Teresian

noun
Te·​re·​sian | \ təˈrēzhən \
plural -s

Definition of Teresian

: a barefooted Carmelite of the reformed order established in the 16th century by St. Teresa of Ávila

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History and Etymology for Teresian

Teresa, Theresa †1582 Spanish saint + English -ian

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“Teresian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Teresian. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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