hodiernal

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From hodiern +‎ -al, ultimately from Latin hodiernus

AdjectiveEdit

hodiernal

  1. (rare) Of or pertaining to the current day.
    • 1848, Ralph Waldo Emerson, "Circles", in Essays, page 179:
      Literature is a point outside of our hodiernal circle through which a new one may be described.

Derived termsEdit

  • hodiernally
  • hodiernal tense

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Last modified on 20 June 2013, at 19:23