Cluniac

adjective
Clu·​ni·​ac | \ ˈklünēˌak \

Definition of Cluniac

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Cluniacs

Cluniac

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of Cluniac (Entry 2 of 2)

: a monk of a reformed Benedictine congregation established in 910 at Cluny, France

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History and Etymology for Cluniac

Adjective

Medieval Latin Cluniacus, from Abbey of Cluny, Cluny, France + Latin -acus, adjective suffix, from Greek -akos

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“Cluniac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cluniac. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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