Meaning of anchoritess in English:

anchoritess

noun

historical
  • A female anchorite; = "anchoress".

Pronunciation

anchoritess

/ˌaŋkərʌɪˈtɛs/ /ˈaŋkərʌɪtɪs/

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Fuller (1607/8–1661), Church of England clergyman. From anchorite + -ess.