abbotrick

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English abbod + rice (realm, rule)[1]

Noun[edit]

abbotrick (plural abbotricks)

  1. (obsolete) Alternative form of abbacy.. [Attested prior to 1150 until the early 18th century.][1]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 3