discalced

adjective
dis·​calced | \ (ˌ)dis-ˈkalst How to pronounce discalced (audio) \

Definition of discalced

: unshod, barefoot discalced friars

First Known Use of discalced

1615, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for discalced

partial translation of Latin discalceatus, from dis- + calceatus, past participle of calceare to put on shoes, from calceus shoe, from calc-, calx heel

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27 Jan 2020

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“Discalced.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/discalced. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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