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Austin Friars Line breaks: Aus¦tin Friars
Pronunciation: /ˈɒstɪn/

Definition of Austin Friars in English:

plural noun

Another name for Augustinian Friars.
Example sentences
  • It belonged to the Austin Friars, or as they styled themselves, ‘Hermits of Saint Augustine.’
  • St. John Stone was an Augustinian Friar (Austin Friar) belonging to the Canterbury house of that Order.
  • As an Austin Friar, Waldeby followed the monastic rule of St. Augustine of Hippo, written around the year 400.
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