Sarabaite
Sarabaite Sar"a*ba*ite, n. [LL. Saraba["i]tae, pl.] (Eccl. Hist.) One of certain vagrant or heretical Oriental monks in the early church. [1913 Webster]

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  • sarabaïte — (sa ra ba i t ) s. m. Genre de moines qui vivaient deux ou trois réunis, sans règle et sans pasteur, et qui ne prenaient pour loi que leurs désirs et leurs jouissances …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • sarabaite — sa·rab·a·ite …   English syllables

  • sarabaite — səˈrabəˌīt noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Middle English Serabite, from Late Latin Sarabaïta : one of various vagrant and independent eastern monks in the early church …   Useful english dictionary

  • Serabite — obs. form of Sarabaite …   Useful english dictionary

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