annate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See ann.

Noun[edit]

annate (plural annates)

  1. The first year's profits of a Catholic benefice, as traditionally paid directly to the Pope.
    • 2009, Hilary Mantel, Wolf Hall, Fourth Estate 2010, p. 342:
      When he brings into the Commons a bill to suspend the payment of annates to Rome, he suggests a division of the House.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

annate f

  1. plural form of annata

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

annāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of annō