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Meaning of "refectorian" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF REFECTORIAN

refectorian  [ˌriːfɛkˈtɔːrɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF REFECTORIAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Refectorian is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH REFECTORIAN


amatorian
ˌæməˈtɔːrɪən
centaurian
sɛnˈtɔːrɪən
consistorian
ˌkɒnsɪˈstɔːrɪən
historian
hɪˈstɔːrɪən
Nestorian
nɛsˈtɔːrɪən
Oratorian
ˌɒrəˈtɔːrɪən
polyhistorian
ˌpɒlɪhɪˈstɔːrɪən
praetorian
priːˈtɔːrɪən
prehistorian
ˌpriːhɪˈstɔːrɪən
pretorian
priːˈtɔːrɪən
propraetorian
ˌprəʊprɪˈtɔːrɪən
protohistorian
ˌprəʊtəʊhɪˈstɔːrɪən
psychohistorian
ˌsaɪkəʊhɪˈstɔːrɪən
salutatorian
səˌluːtəˈtɔːrɪən
senatorian
ˌsɛnəˈtɔːrɪən
stentorian
stɛnˈtɔːrɪən
sutorian
sjuːˈtɔːrɪən
Territorian
ˌtɛrɪˈtɔːrɪən
valedictorian
ˌvælɪdɪkˈtɔːrɪən
Victorian
vɪkˈtɔːrɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE REFECTORIAN

refect
refection
refectioner
refective
refectories
refectory
refectory table
refeed
refeel
refel
refence
refer
refer to drawer
referable
referee
refereeeing
reference
reference book
reference library
reference mark

WORDS THAT END LIKE REFECTORIAN

Brian
censorian
Dorian
Ecuadorian
ethnohistorian
gladiatorian
Gregorian
Hungarian
hyperdorian
Hypodorian
infusorian
Ivorian
lictorian
madreporian
mid-Victorian
natural historian
pelorian
Salvadorian
sartorian
suctorian

Synonyms and antonyms of refectorian in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «refectorian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF REFECTORIAN

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Translator English - Chinese

refectorian
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

refectorio
570 millions of speakers

English

refectorian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

refectorian
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

refectorian
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

refectorian
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

refectorian
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

refective
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

refectorian
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Refektif
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

refectorian
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

refectorian
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

refectorian
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Refective
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

refectorian
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

refective
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दुर्गंधीयुक्त
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

refective
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

refectorian
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

refectorian
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

refectorian
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

refectorian
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

refectorian
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

refectorian
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

refectorian
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

refectorian
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of refectorian

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «REFECTORIAN»

The term «refectorian» is used very little and occupies the 168.388 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «REFECTORIAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about refectorian

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «REFECTORIAN»

Discover the use of refectorian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to refectorian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Wooden Bicycle and Other Stories
He learned he was the refectorian. “Can you stand up for prayers, please?” Everyone rose and refectorian prayed. As soon as prayer was over, everyone sat down and immediately started eating. Gregory reminded the new students at his  ...
Tikum Mbah Azonga, 2009
2
English Monastic Life
In preparation foranymeal, the refectorian hadto superintend the spreading of the tablecloths;tosetthesalt and seethat itwas dry; tosee thatin theplace of each monk wasset the usual loaf, that no woodash fromthe oven was on the underside of ...
Abbot Gasquet
3
The Irrepressibles
After prayers,you may start eating your food unless the Refectorian feels otherwise.However, the maximumtime allowed for eating whatever food served isten minutes. You are therefore advised to be agile and fast to finish eating within the ...
Thomas Alaeto, 2011
4
Canute's Tower: St. Beuno's 1848-1989
He was ill during the year 1893-94 and on his recovery was made assistant infirmarian, and after that refectorian until 1909. In that year he was transferred to Stonyhurst where he was again an infirmarian, dying there in 1938. Lithographer  ...
Paul Edwards, 1990
5
Lordship and Medieval Urbanisation: Coventry, 1043-1355
21 At this date too, all the offices were held by three obedientiaries and the prior: Thomas Knyghton was almoner, pittancer, refectorian and hospitaller; Robert Combe combined the offices of cellarer and steward; John Deyn was sacrist; and  ...
Richard Goddard, 2004
6
The Dominican Friars in Southern Africa: A Social History, ...
For choir: 7 minutes - 9 strokes 2 minutes - about '/< minute on time- about 5 seconds The O Sacrum to begin at once after the last signal, ii. For Refectory: 5 minutes - 5 strokes (To be rung by the Refectorian, except when Compline precedes ...
Philippe Denis, 1998
7
A Wild Country Out in the Garden: The Spiritual Journals of ...
The Sister refectorian came to give me my breakfast; it struck her that a piece of bread she had left over from another day would be better, and she took away the portion I had been given. She did this for the good, with good intention, but the ...
María de San José (madre), Kathleen Ann Myers, Amanda Powell, 1999
8
Mary and Mariology
In some monasteries there is a special rite ceremony called the ”Lifting of the Panagia” which takes place in the trapeza (refectory). After the dismissal of the Liturgy, a triangular portion is cut from the prosphoron by the refectorian (monk in  ...
By Wikipedians
9
Edith Stein the Life of a Philosopher and Carmelite
|G 5| A large part of the refectorian's duties was to keep the room where the nuns took their meals clean and the tables set with all the necessary dishes and utensils. Preparing for meals and cleaning up after them kept a refectorian very busy ...
Teresia Renata Posselt OCD, Suzanne M. Batzdorff, Josephine Koeppel OCD, 2012
10
Eat, Drink, and be Merry (Luke 12:19): Food and Wine in ...
The refectorian serves a fourth toast and we drink for the happy falling asleep and repose of our fathers and brothers who have departed before us . . . We drink the fifth toast after offering the panagia for the intercession and assistance of the ...
Leslie Brubaker, Kallirroe Linardou, 2007

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «REFECTORIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term refectorian is used in the context of the following news items.
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Two monks take final vows at Mount Angel
In addition Brother Jonah has been the assistant refectorian, has worked as part of the Abbey vocations team and is a member of the monastic schola. Brother ... «Catholic Sentinel, Sep 11»
2
Prayer has many faces
WHEN I was a young Jesuit in training, there was a wonderful Jesuit Brother in our Melbourne community named Jim Madden. He had been the refectorian for ... «Catholic Leader, Jul 10»

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