Definition of Calced

1. Adjective. Used of certain religious orders who wear shoes.

Exact synonyms: Shod
Antonyms: Discalced



Definition of Calced

1. a. Wearing shoes; calceated; -- in distintion from discalced or barefooted; as the calced Carmelites.

Definition of Calced

1. Adjective. (rare) Wearing shoes; used especially of religious orders. ¹

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Definition of Calced

1. wearing shoes [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Calced

calcareously
calcareousness
calcaria
calcariferous
calcariform
calcarine
calcarine artery
calcarine branch of medial occipital artery
calcarine fasciculus
calcariuria
calcars
calceate
calceated
calced (current term)
calcedon
calcedonies
calcedons
calcedony
calceiform
calcein
calceins
calcemia
calceolaria
calceolate
calcergy
calces
calceus
calci-

Literary usage of Calced

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1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"About the same time the calced Carmelites returned to Ireland, and there arose a dispute as to the ownership of these convents. ..."

2. Rome in Ireland by Michael John Fitzgerald McCarthy (1904)
"One candidate was proposed and supported by the calced Carmelites. ... When he came forward under the patronage of the calced Carmelites, ..."

3. The Philippine Islands, 1493-1803: Explorations by Early Navigators by Emma Helen Blair, James Alexander Robertson, Edward Gaylord Bourne (1907)
"... all without [parochial] administration; and they enjoy only the contribution of wine and oil. Likewise in the city of Zebu there is a convent of calced ..."

4. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1908)
"At the present time there arc five provinces of calced Carmelites (Rome, Malta, Iceland, England, and Galicia) and 5. Present eight of Discalced (Rome, ..."

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