monasterial

adjective

mon·​as·​te·​ri·​al
¦mänə¦stirēəl
: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a monastery or monastic life

Word History

Etymology

Middle English, from Late Latin monasterialis, from monasterium monastery + Latin -alis -al

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“Monasterial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monasterial. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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