obley

noun

ob·​ley
ˈäblē,
-li
plural -s
: a small flat cake or wafer
especially : a wafer of altar bread

Word History

Etymology

Middle English, from Middle French oublee, from Medieval Latin oblata, feminine of oblatus offering, oblate

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“Obley.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/obley. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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