monial

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French moinel

Noun[edit]

monial (plural monials)

  1. (obsolete, architecture) A mullion. [14th-19th c.]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Anglo-Norman monyale, Middle French monyalle, or their source, Late Latin monialis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

monial (plural monials)

  1. (Christianity, now rare) A nun, especially one dedicated to an enclosed order. [from 14th c.]

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