- A brother or member of any religious order, but especially
of one of the four mendicant orders, viz: (a) Minors, Gray Friars, or
Franciscans. (b) Augustines. (c) Dominicans or Black Friars. (d) White
Friars or Carmelites. See these names in the Vocabulary. - A white or pale patch on a printed page. - An American fish; the silversides.