English to Greek Meaning :: monk

Monk :
καλόγερος, καλόγηρος - καλόγεροςκαλόγεροςκαλογηρικόςμοναχοί
Facebook Twitter Linkedin Gmail Share More

Show English Meaning

Noun(1) a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work(2) United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982

Show Examples

(1) He spent two years as a monk in Germany and then became secretary to a French bishop.(2) to live like a monk(3) As a teenager, he was set on becoming a Franciscan monk until he took high school acting lessons.(4) He declared that it was his last mathematics book, and entered the Benedictine Order as a monk .(5) He wanted to be a monk , not a busy town parson continually beset by unreasonable people.(6) He then requests the ten basic vows of a novice monk and repeats each as it is recited to him.(7) He was the first Westerner to be ordained as a monk by the Dalai Lama and now teaches at Columbia University.(8) Benedictine monk(9) He was on his way to visit his brother Raimond, who was a monk in the Dominican monastery there.(10) All the community of Evesham was there, every monk and lay brother eager to greet their donors.(11) Libertarian ideas, he thought, were like a delicate candle flame ever threatening to gutter; they could only be tended to monkishly by a tiny and obscure remnant.(12) Paul aims to write the P.C. version of his life, an untrue confession that squares his late-in-life monkishness with his youthful travels as a young squire.(13) They were originally built for a community of monks from Val des Choux in Burgundy.(14) He still works long hours and lives monkishly up near the Housatonic River in Connecticut.(15) Priests and monks had to follow a strictly regimented set of activities every day.(16) For Erasmus, divine contemplation was synonymous with idleness and monkish solitude was nothing more than baneful selfishness.
Related Words
(1) a monk ::
ένας μοναχός
(2) monk seal ::
(3) offer food to monk ::
προσφέρουν φαγητό σε μοναχό
(4) eminent monk ::
επιφανείς μοναχός
1. brother ::
2. religious ::
3. cenobite ::
4. contemplative ::
5. mendicant ::
6. friar ::
7. abbot ::
8. prior ::
9. novice ::
10. oblate ::
11. postulant ::
12. lama ::
ιερέας του βούδα
13. marabout ::
Different Forms
monk, monkish, monks
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I am a monk.

I am a MONK.

Vikings Season 1, Episode 3

MONK: This is the end!

MONK: This is the end!

Vikings Season 1, Episode 2

I was a Christian
monk in England.

I was a Christian MONK in England.

Vikings Season 1, Episode 8

You wanna renounce your earthly
possessions and become a monk?

You wanna renounce your earthly possessions and become a MONK?

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 12

English to Greek Dictionary: monk

Meaning and definitions of monk, translation in Greek language for monk with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of monk in Greek and in English language.

Tags for the entry 'monk'

What monk means in Greek, monk meaning in Greek, monk definition, examples and pronunciation of monk in Greek language.

Greek.English-Dictionary.Help | English to Greek Dictionary

This is not just an ordinary English to Greek dictionary & Greek to English dictionary. This dictionary has the largest database for word meaning. It does not only give you English toGreek and Greek to English word meaning, it provides English to English word meaning along with Antonyms, Synonyms, Examples, Related words and Examples from your favorite TV Shows. This dictionary helps you to search quickly for Greek to English translation, English to Greek translation. It has more than 500,000 word meaning and is still growing. This English to Greek dictionary also provides you an Android application for your offline use. The dictionary has mainly three features : translate English words to Greek translate Greek words to English, copy & paste any paragraph in the Reat Text box then tap on any word to get instant word meaning. This website also provides you English Grammar, TOEFL and most common words.
Learn Prepositions by Photos
Commonly confused words
form of verbs
Learn 300+ TOEFL words
Fill in the blanks
Topic Wise Words
Learn 3000+ common words
Words Everyday
Most Searched Words
GRE words
Android App
iPhone App
Chrome Extension

Blog List

Topic Wise Words

Learn 3000+ Common Words

Learn Common GRE Words

Learn Words Everyday

Your Favorite Words
Currently you do not have any favorite word. To make a word favorite you have to click on the heart button.
Your Search History
All Dictionary Links