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EtymologyEdit

1520s, either from Old French peregrinacion (pilgrimage) [12th c.],[1] or directly from the Latin peregrīnātiō (journey), from peregrīnor (sojourn).

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NounEdit

peregrination (countable and uncountable, plural peregrinations)

  1. A travel or journey, especially by foot, notably by a pilgrim.

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  1. ^ peregrination” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2019.

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French, from Latin peregrīnātiō (journey), from peregrīnor (sojourn).

NounEdit

peregrination f (plural peregrinations)

  1. pilgrimage