Piarist Pi"a*rist, n. [L. pius pious.] (R. C. Ch.) One of a religious order who are the regular clerks of the Scuole Pie (religious schools), an institute of secondary education, founded at Rome in the last years of the 16th century. --Addis & Arnold. [1913 Webster]

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  • piarist — PIARÍST, piarişti, s.m. Membru al unei congregaţii clericale catolice care se dedica învăţământului gratuit. [pr.: pi a ] – Din germ. Piarist, fr. piariste. Trimis de cata, 24.03.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  piaríst s. m. (sil. pi a ), pl. piaríşti… …   Dicționar Român

  • Piarist — /puy euhr ist/, n. a member of a Roman Catholic teaching congregation founded in Rome in 1597. [1835 45; < NL piar(um), in phrase (patres scholarum) piarum (fathers) of religious (schools) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • Piarist — Pi|a|rịst, der; en, en [zu lat. pius = fromm]: Mitglied eines 1617 in Rom gegründeten katholischen Ordens für Schulunterricht u. Erziehung …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Piarist — Pi|a|rịst 〈m.; Gen.: en, Pl.: en〉 Mitglied des Piaristenordens …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Piarist — Pi|a|rist der; en, en <aus gleichbed. mlat. piarista, eigtl. »der Fromme«> Mitglied eines priesterlichen kath. Lehrordens …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • piarist — pi·a·rist …   English syllables

  • piaríst — a m (ȋ) rel. član reda, ki se ukvarja z izobraževanjem otrok zlasti iz nižjih slojev: normalko so vodili piaristi …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • Piarist — Pi|a|rịst, der; en, en <lateinisch> (Angehöriger eines katholischen Lehrordens) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • piarist — ˈpīərə̇st noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: probably from (assumed) New Latin piarista, from piarum (in the phrase patres scholarum piarum fathers of the religious schools) + ista ist : a member of a religious teaching institute… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Piarist Church, Cluj — Main façade, lateral view. The Piarist Church (Romanian: Biserica Piariştilor, also known as the Jesuit Church (Biserica Iezuiţilor) or the University Church (Biserica Universităţii); Hungarian: piarista templom), located at 5 Str. Universităţii …   Wikipedia

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