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Definition of the noun cenobite
What does cenobite mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: cenobites
- a member of a religious order living in common
Alternative definition of the noun cenobite
- A new or recent member of a Greek monastic religious order; a caloyer
- A monk who lives in a religious community, rather than in solitude
Cenobite: The Cenobites are extradimensional beings who appear in the works of Clive Barker, including the novella The Hellbound Heart and the nine Hellraiser films. They are also mentioned, in passing, in the novel Weaveworld, in which they are referred to as “The Surgeons.
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by Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock
Within the film series the Cenobites are portrayed principally as Pinhead's minions, such as the eyeless Chatterer—reminiscent of H.R. Giger's designs for Ridley Scott's Alien (1979)—bloated Butterball, and otherworldly Female Cenobite, ...
Encyclopaedia Britannica (1823)
Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature, Enlarged and Improved
CENOBITE. See. COENOBITE. CENOTAPH,. in. antiquity,. an. empty. tomb,. erect -. ed by way of honour to the deceased. It is distinguish- Cenotaph ed from a sepulchre, in which a coffin was deposited. ll Of these there were two sorts ; one for ...
With an Appendix Containing Various Useful Tables by William Greenleaf Webster, William Adolphus Wheeler
CENOBITE. Ca-the'dral. n. The principal church in a diocese. □Cath'e-ter, «. An instrument to draw urine from thu bladder. □Gath/o-lic, a. Universal ; liberal ; pertaining to Jill Christians ; pertaining to the Church of Rome. — n. A member of the ...
A Dictionary of the English Language. To which are added, a Vocabulary of Scripture Proper Names, and a concise Classical Dictionary (1847)
by Robert SULLIVAN (LL.D.)
Biography, biographer, biographical, amphibious, autobiography, cenobite, &c. BoråNE, an herb. Botany, botanical, botanic, botanist, &c. CHARACTER, a mark, an impression. Character, characteristic, &c. Chartis (cHARItos), love, grace, ...
Pronouncing, Explanatory, and Etymological; with Vocabularies of Scottish Words and Phrases, Americanisms, &c by James Donald (F.R.G.S.)
CENOBITE, scn'c-blt, n.
by George William Lemon
CENOBITE, commonly written cenobite, " Kowo-fitos,. cœnobium •, this word," ...
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
cenobite /ˈsiːnəbʌɪt/ ( also coenobite) 7noun a memV- ber of a monastic community. – derivatives cenobitic /-ˈbɪtɪk/ adjective. – origin late Middle English: from Old French cenobite or ...
by Robert Sungenis
cenobite, n. a member of a religious group living in a monastery or convent. Latin: coenobita or coenobium: convent; Greek: koinobion from koinos: common + bios: life. cenogenesis, n. the ...
by Random House, Stephen Elliott
см niac, Templar 8 Capuchin, cenobite, minister, Trappist 9 Camreiite, Dominican 10 Carthusian. Cistercian, Franciscan 11 Augustinim, Benedictite 14 mother str perior Member ot the Wedding, ...
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Scrabble value of C3E1N1O1B3I1T1E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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