Definition of Regula

1. the rule of a religious order [n REGULAE]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Regula

regroupings
regroups
regrout
regrouted
regrouting
regrouts
regrow
regrowing
regrown
regrows
regrowth
regrowths
regs
regu
reguardant
regula (current term)
regulable
regulae
regular(a)
regular army
regular astigmatism
regular coffee
regular convex polyhedron
regular convex solid
regular dividend
regular dodecahedron
regular expression
regular expressions
regular function

Literary usage of Regula

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1. The Classical Heritage of the Middle Ages by Henry Osborn Taylor (1901)
"In Benedict's still more constructive exposition the chief Christian virtue is humility, pride's opposite. The greatness and efficiency of the regula of ..."

2. The Classical Heritage of the Middle Ages by Henry Osborn Taylor (1911)
"The greatness and efficiency of the regula of Benedict of Nursia * did not lie in its inventive originality, but in its wise revision and constructive use ..."

3. The Classical Heritage of the Middle Ages by Henry Osborn Taylor (1901)
"The regula of Benedict gained universal dominion among the monks of the West, superseding other authorities. Compared with the regulae of Basil, ..."

4. The Symbol of the Apostles: A Vindication of the Apostolic Authorship of the by Alexander MacDonald (1903)
"The Symbol, on the other hand, is a lex credendi or regula fidei, ... McGiffert makes it abundantly evident that " regula " is not always used by Tertullian ..."

5. The Ancren Riwle: A Treatise on the Rules and Duties of Monastic Life by James Morton (1853)
"Et Apostolus: " Omnes in eadem regula ... juxta Apostolum, modicum valet, 7 est quasi regula recta mechanici, quod geometrico recto continetur; ..."

6. The Ancient Catholic Church: From the Accession of Trajan to the Fourth by Robert Rainy (1902)
"Justin Martyr, writing near the middle 1 Neither the regula nor tbo creed appear in the period now before us, but by the end of it there is much reason to ..."

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