SEMNIUM

SEMNIUM
in Vita Agnetis de Bohemia 6. Mart. Puellae. calcato ad exemplum Agnetis mundo, Semnia parare, et certatim in ea ruere coeperunt: Monasterium est, ex Graeco Σεμνεῖον, quod in eo venerandi degant Monachi vel Moniales. Suidas φροντιςτήριον, διατριβὴ, ἢ μοναςτήριον ὅπερ οἱ Α᾿ττικοὶ σεμνεῖον καλοῦ???ι. Vide Carolum du Fresne in Glossario et Dominicum Macrum in Hierolexico.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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  • MONASTERIA — proprie cellae sunt, in quibus unus degit Monachus, Cassianus Collat. 18. c. 6. sed postea ipsa etiam Coenobia sic dicta sunt. Synodus Romana sub Eugenio II. Pontifice A. C. 826. can. 27. Abbates per Coenobia, vel, ut hôc tempore nuncupantur,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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