dominical[dō min′i kəl, də-]
dominical definition by Webster's New World
- having to do with or originating with Jesus as the Lord
- having to do with the Lord's Day (Sunday)
Origin: Middle English ; from Ecclesiastical Medieval Latin dominicalis, of the Lord (Jesus) ; from Ecclesiastical Late Latin Dominicus, of the Lord ; from Classical Latin belonging to a master ; from dominus, a master: see dominate
dominical definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Of or associated with Jesus as the Lord.
- Relating to Sunday as the Lord's day.
Origin: Late Latin dominicālis, from Latin dominicus, of a lord, from dominus, lord; see dem- in Indo-European roots.