What does abbatial mean?

abbatial meaning in General Dictionary

owned by an abbey as abbatial legal rights

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  • of or relating to or owned by an abbey or abbot, or abbess
  • Belonging to an abbey; as, abbatial legal rights.

abbatial meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Belonging to an abbey; as, abbatial rights.


Sentence Examples with the word abbatial

Joachim, however, was unable to continue his abbatial functions in the midst of his labours in prophetic exegesis, and, moreover, his asceticism accommodated itself but ill with the somewhat lax discipline of Corazzo.

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