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carthusian


carthusian


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Carthusian  \Car*thu"sian\,  n.  [LL.  Cartusianus  Cartusiensis 
  from  the  town  of  Chartreuse,  in  France.]  (Eccl.  Hist.) 
  A  member  of  an  exceeding  austere  religious  order  founded  at 
  Chartreuse  in  France  by  St  Bruno,  in  the  year  1086. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Carthusian  \Car*thu"sian\,  a. 
  Pertaining  to  the  Carthusian.