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1534, in the meaning defined above
Medieval Latin Franciscus Francis
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“Franciscan.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Franciscan. Accessed 11 December 2019.
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heavy with or as if with moisture
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