comacine

noun
co·​ma·​cine | \ ˈkōməˌchēn, -ˌsēn \
plural -s

Definition of comacine

: an early medieval Italian mason especially : a member of a guild of medieval Italian masons supposedly persistent from classical times

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History and Etymology for comacine

Italian comacino, from Medieval Latin comacinus, commacinus, from Late Latin comacenus, adjective, of Como, irregular from Latin Comum Como, city in Italy

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“Comacine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/comacine. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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