Christian Brother
noun Date: 1883 a member of the Roman Catholic institute of Brothers of the Christian Schools founded by St. John Baptist de la Salle in France in 1684 and dedicated to education

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Irish Christian Brother. — See Brother of the Christian Schools (def. 2). * * * …   Universalium

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