Tridentine
adjective Etymology: New Latin Tridentinus, from Latin Tridentum Trent, Italy Date: 1561 of or relating to the Roman Catholic Church council held at Trent from 1545 to 1563 or its decrees

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  • Tridentine — Tri*den tine, a. [From L. Tridentum Trent.] Of or pertaining to Trent, or the general church council held in that city. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tridentine — [trī den′tin, trī den′tīn΄, trī den′tēn΄] adj. [ML Tridentinus, after Tridentum, Trent] 1. of Trent, Italy 2. of the Council of Trent, or in accord with its decrees …   English World dictionary

  • Tridentine — The adjective Tridentine refers to any thing or person pertaining to the city of Trent, Italy ( la. Tridentum).It is applied in particular to: *The Council of Trent, one of the ecumenical councils recognized by the Roman Catholic Church, held in… …   Wikipedia

  • Tridentine — 1. adjective a) Referring to Trent, Italy. b) Referring to the . 2. noun A strong follower of the Tridentine Creed established at the Council of Trent …   Wiktionary

  • tridentine — adj. & n. adj. of or relating to the Council of Trent, held at Trento in Italy 1545 63, esp. as the basis of Roman Catholic doctrine. n. a Roman Catholic adhering to this traditional doctrine. Phrases and idioms: Tridentine mass the eucharistic… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tridentine — /truy den tin, tuyn, teen/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to the city of Trent. 2. of or pertaining to the Council of Trent. 3. conforming to the decrees and doctrines of the Council of Trent. [1555 65; < ML Tridentinus, adj. use of L Tridentinus area …   Universalium

  • Tridentine — [trɪ dɛntʌɪn, trʌɪ ] adjective relating to the Council of Trent (1545–63), especially as the basis of Roman Catholic doctrine. Origin from med. L. Tridentinus, from Tridentum Trent …   English new terms dictionary

  • tridentine — tri·den·tine …   English syllables

  • Tridentine —  Тридентский …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Tridentine — Tri•den•tine [[t]traɪˈdɛn tɪn, taɪn, tin[/t]] adj. rel of or pertaining to the Council of Trent or its decrees • Etymology: 1555–65; < ML Tridentīnus; cf. L Tridentīnus area of the Rhaetian Alps around Trent (ancient Tridentum) …   From formal English to slang

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