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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of a religious order who are the regular clerks of the Scuole Pie (religious schools), an institute of secondary education, founded at Rome in the last years of the 16th century.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In the Roman Catholic Church, a member of the Pauline Congregation of the Mother of God, a secular order founded at Rome by Joseph Calasanza about 1600 and sanctioned a few years later.


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