Traditionary
Traditionary Tra*di"tion*a*ry, n.; pl. {Traditionaries}. [Cf. F. traditionnare.] One, among the Jews, who acknowledges the authority of traditions, and explains the Scriptures by them. [1913 Webster]

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  • Traditionary — Tra*di tion*a*ry, a. Traditional. [1913 Webster] The reveries of the Talmud, a collection of Jewish traditionary interpolations. Buckminster. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • traditionary — index traditional Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • traditionary — I. shəˌnerē, ri adjective : of the nature of a tradition : founded on or derived from tradition : full of traditions : traditional a traditionary dignity a traditionary legend II. noun ( es) …   Useful english dictionary

  • traditionary — adjective Date: 1661 traditional …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • traditionary — 1. adjective of, or relating to a tradition; traditional 2. noun someone who places emphasis of traditions …   Wiktionary

  • traditionary — tra·di·tion·ary …   English syllables

  • traditionary evidence — n. Statements of fact based on longstanding tradition and reputation derived from a deceased person. It may be used to prove ancient boundaries, ancestry, or similar facts, especially when there are no living witnesses to testify to something.… …   Law dictionary

  • traditionary evidence — Evidence derived from tradition or reputation or the statements formerly made by persons since deceased, in regard to questions of pedigree, ancient boundaries, and the like, where no living witnesses can be produced having knowledge of the facts …   Black's law dictionary

  • Traditionaries — Traditionary Tra*di tion*a*ry, n.; pl. {Traditionaries}. [Cf. F. traditionnare.] One, among the Jews, who acknowledges the authority of traditions, and explains the Scriptures by them. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • John Williams (Ab Ithel) — John Williams (bardic name: Ab Ithel) (1811 ndash;August 27 1862), was an antiquary and Anglican priest. Born in Llangynhafal, Denbighshire Wales in 1811, he graduated from Jesus College, Oxford in 1835 to become the Anglican curate of Llanfor,… …   Wikipedia

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