Tridentine

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adjective Tri·den·tine \ trī-ˈden-ˌtīn , -ˌtēn ; ˈtrī-dᵊn- , ˈtri- \

Definition of Tridentine

:of or relating to the Roman Catholic Church council held at Trent from 1545 to 1563 or its decrees

Origin and Etymology of tridentine

New Latin Tridentinus, from Latin Tridentum Trent, Italy


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