ministery (plural ministeries)
- Archaic form of .
- 1642 (indicated as 1641), John Milton, The Reason of Church-governement Urg’d against Prelaty […], London: […] E[dward] G[riffin] for Iohn Rothwell, […], OCLC 4610908:
- For the ministration of the Law consisting of carnal things , drew to it such a Ministery as consisted of carnal respects , dignity ; precedence , and the like
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for ministery in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
- Alternative form of