sacerdotally
adverb see sacerdotal

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sacerdotally — Sac er*do tal*ly, adv. In a sacerdotal manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sacerdotally — See sacerdotal. * * * …   Universalium

  • sacerdotally — adj. in a manner characteristic of a priest; in a priestly manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sacerdotally — sac·er·do·tal·ly …   English syllables

  • sacerdotally — adverb see sacerdotal * * * sacerdōˈtally adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑sacerdotal …   Useful english dictionary

  • sacerdotal — sacerdotally, adv. /sas euhr doht l/, adj. of priests; priestly. [1350 1400; ME < L sacerdotalis, equiv. to sacerdot (s. of sacerdos) priest + alis AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • sacerdotal — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin sacerdotalis, from sacerdot , sacerdos priest, from sacer sacred + dot , dos (akin to facere to make) more at sacred, do Date: 15th century 1. of or relating to priests or a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • priesthood — /preest hood/, n. 1. the condition or office of a priest. 2. priests collectively. [bef. 900; ME presthed(e), presthod(e), OE preosthad. See PRIEST, HOOD] * * * Office of a spiritual leader expert in the ceremonies of worship and the performance… …   Universalium

  • sacerdotal — /sæsəˈdoʊtl/ (say sasuh dohtl), /sækə / (say sakuh ), /sætʃə / (say sachuh ) adjective 1. of priests; priestly. 2. Theology relating to the belief that priests have the power to offer sacrifice in offering the Eucharist, or have supernatural… …   Australian English dictionary

  • sacerdotal — [sas΄ər dōt′ l; ] occas. [ sak΄ər dōt′ l] adj. [ME sacerdotale < MFr < L sacerdotalis < sacerdos, priest < sacer, SACRED + dos < IE base * dhe , to DO1] 1. of priests or the office of priest; priestly 2. characterized by belief in… …   English World dictionary

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