Definitions for caloyer
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a reclusive monk of the Greek Orthodox Church
Origin: from καλόγερος.
a monk of the Greek Church; a cenobite, anchoret, or recluse of the rule of St. Basil, especially, one on or near Mt. Athos
Origin: [F., fr. NGr. a monk; kalo`s beautiful, good + , equiv. to Gr. an old man.]
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