mynisterie

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French menistere, in turn borrowed itself from Latin ministerium; equivalent to ministre +‎ -ie.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈminist(ə)riː(ə)/, /ˈmin(ə)st(ə)riː(ə)/

NounEdit

mynisterie (plural mynisteries)

  1. The place held by a member of the clergy and its duties.
  2. Direct assistance; help delivered by an individual in themself.
  3. (rare) Utilisation of one's skills or talents.

DescendantsEdit

  • English: ministry
  • Scots: meenistry

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