Vincentian

noun
Vin·​cen·​tian | \ vin-ˈsen(t)-shən How to pronounce Vincentian (audio) \

Definition of Vincentian

1 : a member of the Roman Catholic Congregation of the Mission founded by St. Vincent de Paul in Paris, France, in 1625 and devoted to missions and seminaries
2 : a native or inhabitant of the island of St. Vincent

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Vincentian adjective

First Known Use of Vincentian

1854, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Vincentian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Vincentian. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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