Definition of Simeon Stylites, St in English:

Simeon Stylites, St

proper noun

  • (c.390–459), Syrian monk. After living in a monastic community he became the first to practise an extreme form of asceticism which involved living on top of a pillar.

Pronunciation:

Simeon Stylites, St

/stʌɪˈlʌɪtiːz/