Shriner

Shriner

[shrahy-ner]
noun
a member of a fraternal order (Ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of the Mystic Shrine) that is an auxiliary of the Masonic order and is dedicated to good fellowship, health programs, charitable works, etc.

Origin:
1885–90, Americanism; shrine + -er1

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