confessionary

adjective
con·​fes·​sion·​ary | \-shəˌnerē\

Definition of confessionary 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to confession a confessionary litany

confessionary

noun
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plural -es

Definition of confessionary (Entry 2 of 2)

archaic

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History and Etymology for confessionary

Adjective

probably from (assumed) New Latin confessionarius, from Latin confession-, confessio + -arius -ary

Noun

New Latin confessionarium, from Latin confession-, confessio + -arium -ary

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