acolythate

noun
acol·​y·​thate | \ ə-ˈkä-lə-ˌthāt, -thət \
plural -s

Definition of acolythate

: the office or state of an acolyte

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History and Etymology for acolythate

New Latin acolythatus, from Medieval Latin acolythatus, acolytatus, adjective, of an acolyte, from acolythus, acolytus acolyte + Latin -atus -ate

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“Acolythate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acolythate. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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