Sacerdotal meaning

săsər-dōtl, săk-
Characterized by belief in the divine authority of the priesthood.
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Of or relating to sacerdotalism.
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Of or relating to priests or a high religious order; priestly.
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Of priests or the office of priest; priestly.
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Of or relating to priests or the priesthood; priestly.
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Origin of sacerdotal

  • Middle English from Old French from Latin sacerdōtālis from sacerdōs sacerdōt- priest sak- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin sacerdōtālis (“priestly").

    From Wiktionary