Associations to the word «Abbatial»

Wiktionary

ABBATIAL, adjective. Belonging to, relating to, or pertaining to an abbey, abbot, or abbess. [Late 17th century.]

Dictionary definition

ABBATIAL, adjective. Of or having to do with or belonging to an abbey or abbot, or abbess.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats