mensal

adjective
men·​sal | \ ˈmen(t)-səl How to pronounce mensal (audio) \

Definition of mensal

: of, relating to, or done at the table

First Known Use of mensal

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mensal

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

Learn More About mensal

Time Traveler for mensal

Time Traveler

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

See more words from the same century

Dictionary Entries Near mensal

Mensa

mensal

Mensal line

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for mensal

Cite this Entry

“Mensal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mensal. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!