dominical

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin dominicālis (of or pertaining to Sunday), from Ecclesiastical Latin dominicus diēs (day of the Lord) + -ālis; from Latin dominicus (of or pertaining to a lord or master), from dominus (lord" or "master) + -icus, from domus (house), + -inus.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: do‧mi‧ni‧cal

AdjectiveEdit

dominical (not comparable)

  1. (rare) Pertaining to the day of the Lord (i.e., Jesus): Sunday.
  2. Pertaining to the dominical letter, an ancient system for determining Sundays (and especially 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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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)

SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

dominical m, f (plural dominicales)

  1. dominical (of or pertaining to Sunday)
Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 19:48