ar·​chi·​di·​ac·​o·​nal ˌär-ki-dī-ˈa-kə-nᵊl How to pronounce archidiaconal (audio)
: of or relating to an archdeacon

Word History


Late Latin archidiaconus archdeacon

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of archidiaconal was in the 15th century

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“Archidiaconal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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