parentation

noun
par·​en·​ta·​tion | \ ˌpa(a)rən‧ˈtāshən, ˌper- \
plural -s

Definition of parentation

1 archaic : the celebration of funeral rites for one's parents
2 archaic : any service memorializing the dead

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History and Etymology for parentation

Late Latin parentation-, parentatio, from Latin parentatus + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Parentation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parentation. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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