obsolete : oral
obsolete : dedicatory

Word History


probably from (assumed) New Latin nuncupatorius, from Medieval Latin, naming, from Latin nuncupatus (past participle of nuncupare to name, declare) + -orius, -ory

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“Nuncupatory.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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