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Oxford dictionary definition of the word mendicant:
given to begging.
of or denoting one of the religious orders who originally relied solely on alms:
a mendicant friar
a member of a mendicant order.
late Middle English: from Latin mendicant- ‘begging’, from the verb mendicare, from mendicus ‘beggar’, from mendum ‘fault’