Gilbertine definition

  • others:
    • related to St. Gilbert or even to your order created by him. See II.
  • noun:
    • One of a religious purchase founded in The united kingdomt in the 1st 50 % of the twelfth century by St. Gilbert, lord of Sempringham in Lincolnshire, the monks that observed the rule of St. Augustine, and nuns that St. Benedict. The Gilbertines were restricted to England, and their houses had been suppressed by Henry VIII.

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