ecclesiastical etymology

English word ecclesiastical comes from English -al, English ecclesiastic

Detailed word origin of ecclesiastical

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-al English (eng) (organic chemistry) Forms the names of aldehydes. Forming nouns, especially of verbal action.. Of or pertaining to. Adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. Often added to words of Latin origin, but used with other words also.
ecclesiastic English (eng) Of or pertaining to the church; ecclesiastical. One who adheres to a church-based philosophy.
ecclesiastical English (eng) Of or pertaining to the church.

Words with the same origin as ecclesiastical

Descendants of -al
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