Definition of Patarine
1 : one of the Manichaean emigrants from Bulgaria who settled in the Pataria quarter of Milan
2 : a member of a reform party at Milan in the 11th century formed to combat clerical concubinage and simony; also : one opposed to the marriage of priests
3 : a Waldensian or one of various Cathari (as the Bogomils or Albigenses)
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Origin and Etymology of patarine
Medieval Latin Patarinus, Patarenus, from Pataria, Patarea, poor section of Milan, Italy + Latin -inus -ine
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