mendicity

noun
men·​dic·​i·​ty | \ men-ˈdi-sə-tē How to pronounce mendicity (audio) \

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First Known Use of mendicity

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mendicity

Middle English mendicite, from Middle French mendicité, from Latin mendicitat-, mendicitas, from mendicus

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