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sangrail Syllabification: san·grail
Pronunciation: /saNGˈɡrāl/
(also sangreal)

Definition of sangrail in English:

noun

Another term for grail (sense 1).
Example sentences
  • But who can tell of the songs of the angels far above the high dome of Montsalvat, what time the knights of the Sangrail are met in holy conclave to celebrate their love-feast?

Origin

Late Middle English: from Old French saint graal 'Holy Grail'.

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