monastical

adjective

mo·​nas·​ti·​cal
-tə̇kəl,
-tēk-
archaic
: monastic
one of the first founders of the monastical ordersWilliam Aglionby

Word History

Etymology

Middle English, from Late Latin monasticus monastic + Middle English -al

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“Monastical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monastical. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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