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monk
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

17 uses
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Definition
a male member of a religious order typically living under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience
  • That is why mystic monks.
    Episode 3 — Proteus (7% in)
  • Monks, sir? a voice asked from the castingbox.
    Episode 7 — Aeolus (17% in)
  • Where's Monks?
    Episode 7 — Aeolus (17% in)
  • Monks!
    Episode 7 — Aeolus (17% in)
  • Monks!
    Episode 7 — Aeolus (18% in)
  • Old Monks, the dayfather.
    Episode 7 — Aeolus (18% in)
  • —Ora pro nobis, Monk Mulligan groaned, sinking to a chair.
    Episode 9 — Scylla And Charybdis (64% in)
  • I smell the pubic sweat of monks.
    Episode 9 — Scylla And Charybdis (94% in)
  • Mr Bloom turned over idly pages of The Awful Disclosures of Maria Monk, then of Aristotle's Masterpiece.
    Episode 10 — Wandering Rocks (44% in)
  • And at the sound of the sacring bell, headed by a crucifer with acolytes, thurifers, boatbearers, readers, ostiarii, deacons and subdeacons, the blessed company drew nigh of mitred abbots and priors and guardians and monks and friars: the monks of Benedict of Spoleto, Carthusians and Camaldolesi, Cistercians and Olivetans, Oratorians and Vallombrosans, and the friars of Augustine, Brigittines, Premonstratensians, Servi, Trinitarians, and the children of Peter Nolasco: and therewith...
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (87% in)
  • And at the sound of the sacring bell, headed by a crucifer with acolytes, thurifers, boatbearers, readers, ostiarii, deacons and subdeacons, the blessed company drew nigh of mitred abbots and priors and guardians and monks and friars: the monks of Benedict of Spoleto, Carthusians and Camaldolesi, Cistercians and Olivetans, Oratorians and Vallombrosans, and the friars of Augustine, Brigittines, Premonstratensians, Servi, Trinitarians, and the children of Peter Nolasco: and therewith...
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (87% in)
  • ...Peter Nolasco: and therewith from Carmel mount the children of Elijah prophet led by Albert bishop and by Teresa of Avila, calced and other: and friars, brown and grey, sons of poor Francis, capuchins, cordeliers, minimes and observants and the daughters of Clara: and the sons of Dominic, the friars preachers, and the sons of Vincent: and the monks of S. Wolstan: and Ignatius his children: and the confraternity of the christian brothers led by the reverend brother Edmund Ignatius Rice.
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (87% in)
  • I am the Virag who disclosed the Sex Secrets of Monks and Maidens.
    Episode 15 — Circe (54% in)
  • Or a monk.
    Episode 15 — Circe (56% in)
  • Monks of the screw.
    Episode 15 — Circe (56% in)
  • My belief is, to tell you the candid truth, that those bits were genuine forgeries all of them put in by monks most probably or it's the big question of our national poet over again, who precisely wrote them like Hamlet and Bacon, as, you who know your Shakespeare infinitely better than I, of course I needn't tell you.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (40% in)
  • Henry Menton, solr, Martin Cunningham, John Power, eatondph 1/8 ador dorador douradora (must be where he called Monks the dayfather about Keyes's ad) Thomas Kernan, Simon Dedalus, Stephen Dedalus B.,4.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (66% in)

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