anchorets

anchorets
'an·cho·ret || 'æŋkəret n. one who relinquishes material possessions and lives in solitude

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • anachoret — variant of anchorite * * * anachoret(e, anachorite var. anchorite. (Anachoret, literally representing Gr. ἀναχωρητ ής, is sometimes spec. applied to the primitive Anchorets of Egypt and the East.) …   Useful english dictionary

  • anachorete — anachoret(e, anachorite var. anchorite. (Anachoret, literally representing Gr. ἀναχωρητ ής, is sometimes spec. applied to the primitive Anchorets of Egypt and the East.) …   Useful english dictionary

  • anachorite — anachoret(e, anachorite var. anchorite. (Anachoret, literally representing Gr. ἀναχωρητ ής, is sometimes spec. applied to the primitive Anchorets of Egypt and the East.) …   Useful english dictionary

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