one of the 20 divisions of the Psalter in the Greek rite.
noun a passion for sitting down; also written kathisomania See kathisomania Word Origin Greek kathizein ‘to sit’
noun a fear of sitting down; also written kathisophobia See kathisophobia Word Origin Greek kathizein ‘to sit’
a female given name, Irish form of Catherine. Contemporary Examples Cathleen McGuigan is an architecture critic and cultural journalist. Frank Gehry Sings a New Tune Cathleen McGuigan January 25, 2011 Photographer Cathleen Naundorff photographed Stella Tennant in the legendary residence, wearing designs by Chanel and Erdem. Rihanna Visits Coco Chanel’s Paris Apartment; Lindsay Vonn Reportedly […]
noun (pl) Cathos (Austral, informal) a member of the Catholic Church Historical Examples In Albertano’s treatise, p. xcvi, we find:—’catho dixit: Virtutem primam esse puta compescere linguam.’ Chaucer’s Works, Volume 5 (of 7) — Notes to the Canterbury Tales Geoffrey Chaucer