Reliquian Re*liq"ui*an (r?-l?k"w?-an), a. Of or pertaining to a relic or relics; of the nature of a relic. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • reliquian — re·liq·ui·an …   English syllables

  • reliquian — ən adjective Etymology: Latin reliquiae + English an : being or resembling a relic : reliquary …   Useful english dictionary

  • reliquiae —   n. pl. remains .    ♦ reliquian, a.    ♦ reliquism, n. worship of relics …   Dictionary of difficult words

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