Definition of Ursuline
: a member of any of several Roman Catholic teaching orders of nuns; especially : a member of a teaching order founded by St. Angela Merici in Brescia, Italy, in 1535
Origin and Etymology of ursuline
New Latin Ursulina, from Ursula St. Ursula, legendary Christian martyr
First Known Use: 1693See Words from the same year
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up Ursuline? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).