DEFEASANES

\dɪfˈiːze͡ɪnz], \dɪfˈiːze‍ɪnz], \d_ɪ_f_ˈiː_z_eɪ_n_z]\
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1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
By Nuttall, P.Austin.

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premonstratensians

  • Regular instituted 1120, St. Norbert (whence Norbertines), at Premonstratum [L. , pointed out, it was said, by the Virgin], in Picardy. They were also called White Canons, from colour of their dress.
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