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Synonyms for Franciscan

a Roman Catholic friar wearing the grey habit of the Franciscan order

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He attended university in Edinburgh and spent most of his time at a student theatre opposite Greyfriars churchyard.
On February 15, he was buried in Greyfriars Kirkyard and Bobby refused to leave his master's grave, even in the worst of weather.
And within this strategy, sweetcorn is poised to become a key product for Greyfriars.
The design looks set to make another dramatic contribution to the city centre's architecture and will contribute to the wider regeneration plans for the Greyfriars Road area.
The plan does not highlight the trees on the main part of Greyfriars Green to the north of the Ring Road - the majority of the historic trees on Greyfriars Green will not be touched.
Greyfriars Road is the second busiest road in terms of violent crime in the city centre, seeing an increase of 387% in incidents in the past two years.
Greyfriars Bobby is now showing in cinemas across the country.
For the chance to win, just tell us what breed of dog plays Greyfriars Bobby in the movie?
She comes to Greyfriars after four years as assistant manager at Llanelli's St Elli shopping complex, swapping one Carmarthenshire town for another after 40 years in business and commerce in West Wales.
Police figures show that violent crime rose 387% on Greyfriars Road in two years - from 53 cases in 2008/09 to 258 last year.
Q DID playing the minister of Greyfriars mean you had to brush up on a Scottish accent?
GREYFRIARS Bobby, the little dog with the big heart, is helping more good causes.
Owners of the Greyfriars shopping development, AWG Developments (former Morrison Developments) said all the scheme's 24 units are occupied in a climate of increasing confidence.
Rathbone, which has centres around the UK helping young people from 14 to 24 gain qualifications or access employment, has agreed a lease on Greyfriars Court at 10 Queen Victoria Road.
South Wales Police want two new saturation zones at the busy nightspot areas Greyfriars Road and Churchill Way, following a surge in alcohol-fuelled crime in recent years.