Synonyms for stylite
- outside of human society anchoret
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STYLITE
This old monk was St. Luke the Stylite, appearing in vision.
Simeon the Stylite comes down from his pillar-top, and chaffers in the market-place with common folks.
He stopped, some paces from the column, and began to examine the stylite, wiping his face meanwhile with the skirt of his toga.
A Stylite might have contented himself there; Gilliatt, more luxurious in his requirements, wanted something more commodious.