an international fraternal and benevolent organization of Roman Catholic men, founded in New Haven, Connecticut, in 1882.
noun 1. a secret workingmen’s organization formed in 1869 to defend the interests of labor.
noun 1. the order of Hospitalers.
noun 1. a fraternal order founded in Washington, D.C., in 1864.
- Knights of the lambda-calculus
A semi-mythical organisation of wizardly LISP and Scheme hackers. The name refers to a mathematical formalism invented by Alonzo Church, with which LISP is intimately connected. There is no enrollment list and the criteria for induction are unclear, but one well-known LISPer has been known to give out buttons and, in general, the *members* know […]