menester

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ministerium, probably via Vulgar Latin *misterium. Compare French métier.

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NounEdit

menester m (plural menesters)

  1. office, occupation
    Synonyms: ofici, ocupació
  2. necessity, duty
    ser menester deto be necessary

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ministerium. Doublet of ministerio.

NounEdit

menester m (plural menesteres)

  1. something necessary, requirement, must
  2. (in the plural) duty

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