men·​sal ˈmen(t)-səl How to pronounce mensal (audio)
: of, relating to, or done at the table

Word History


Middle English, from Late Latin mensalis, from Latin mensa table

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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

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Cite this Entry

“Mensal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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