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Meaning of CALOYER

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ca*loy"er\, n. [F., fr. NGr. ????????? a monk; kalo`s
beautiful, good + ?????, equiv. to Gr. ????? an old man.]
A monk of the Greek Church; a cenobite, anchoret, or recluse
of the rule of St. Basil, especially, one on or near Mt.
Athos.

 

 

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