Ursuline[ʉr′sə lin, -līn′]
R.C.Ch. any member of a teaching order of nuns founded in 1535
Origin of UrsulineModern Latin Ursulina: after Ursula, the martyr
of this order
A member of an order of nuns of the Roman Catholic Church, founded in 1535 and devoted to the education of girls.
Of or belonging to the Ursulines.
Origin of UrsulineAfter Saint Ursula, legendary British princess and martyr.