Hermit
A hermit (adjectival form: eremitic or hermitic) is a person who lives in seclusion from society.
In Christianity, the term was originally applied to a Christian who lives the eremitic life out of...
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Anchorite
Anchorite or anchoret (female: anchoress; adj. anchoritic; from Ancient Greek: ἀναχωρητής, anachōrētḗs, "one who has retired from the world", from the verb ἀναχωρέω, anachōréō, signifying "to wit...
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Stylites
A stylite (from Greek στυλίτης, stylitēs, "pillar dweller", derived from στῦλος, stylos, "pillar", Classical Syriac: ܐܣܛܘܢܐ ʼasṯonáyé) or pillar-saint is a type of Christian ascetic in the early ...
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Herbert of Derwentwater
Saint Herbert of Derwentwater (?- 20 March 687) was an Anglo-Saxon priest and hermit who lived on St. Herbert's Island, a small island in Derwentwater.
The life of St. Herbert is recorded in Book ...
Basolus
Basolus (Basle) (c.555–c.620) was a French Benedictine and hermit. He was born near Limoges, and then became a monk near Verzy. He spent 40 years as a hermit on a hill near Reims.St-Basle Abbey ...
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Macedonius of Syria
Macedonius the Hermit, sometimes known as Macedonius Kritophagus lived at the turn of the fourth to fifth century in Syria. He is venerated as a saint in the Eastern Orthodox Church, with a feast day ...
Vendemianus of Bithynia
Vendemianus the Hermit of Bithynia was a solitary monk of the early sixth century.Vendemianus (Bendemianus) was a disciple of St. Auxentius and became known for his holiness of life and gift of healin...