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dominical

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin dominicālis (of or pertaining to Sunday), from Ecclesiastical Latin diēs Dominicus (day of the Lord) + -ālis, from Dominus ("The Lord", as a translation of titles of the God of the Hebrew Tanakh and Greek New Testament) + -icus (forming adjectives).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: do‧mi‧ni‧cal

AdjectiveEdit

dominical (not comparable)

  1. (rare) Pertaining to the day of the Lord, Sunday.
  2. (historical) Pertaining to the dominical letter, an ancient system for determining Sundays (particularly Easter Sunday) in any given year.

TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

dominical (plural dominicals)

  1. (obsolete) Sunday
  2. (obsolete) The Lord's Prayer.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


CatalanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

dominical m, f (masculine and feminine plural dominicals)

  1. dominical

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin Dominus (the Lord)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

dominical m (feminine dominicale, masculine plural dominicaux, feminine plural dominicales)

  1. Sunday (attributive)

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SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

dominical m, f (plural dominicales)

  1. dominical (of or pertaining to Sunday)