Definition of reliquiae in English:

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reliquiae

Pronunciation: /rɪˈlɪkwɪiː/

plural noun

formal

Origin

Mid 17th century: Latin, feminine plural (used as a noun) of reliquus 'remaining', based on linquere 'to leave'.

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