Cordelier



[kawr-dl-eer] /ˌkɔr dlˈɪər/

noun
1.
a Franciscan friar: so called from the knotted cord worn as a girdle.
2.
Cordeliers, a political club in Paris that met at an old Cordelier convent at the time of the French Revolution.
/ˌkɔːdɪˈlɪə/
noun
1.
(RC Church) a Franciscan friar of the order of the Friars Minor

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