Definition of abbatial in English:
Of or relating to an abbey, abbot, or abbess.
- The boundaries were blurred to the extent that some kings themselves held episcopal or abbatial office.
- The wonder-working tour on which the monks sent their new relics certainly helped raise funds for their new abbatial church.
- ‘You know,’ came a patrician, abbatial voice from the back of the room, ‘I rather think we've got his head’.
Late 17th century: from medieval Latin abbatialis, from abbas, abbat- (see abbot).
Words that rhyme with abbatialcraniofacial, facial, fascial, glacial, interracial, multiracial, palatial, primatial, racial, spatial
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