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Ambrosian Explained

ambrosian at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[æmb'rəuzən]

Ambrosian at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Ambrosian \Am*bro"sian\, a.
Ambrosial. [R.] --. Jonson.

Ambrosian \Am*bro"sian\, a.
Of or pertaining to St. Ambrose; as, the Ambrosian office, or
ritual, a formula of worship in the church of Milan,
instituted by St. Ambrose.

{Ambrosian chant}, the mode of signing or chanting introduced
by St. Ambrose in the 4th century.

Ambrosian at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

Ambrosian
adj 1: of or by or relating to Saint Ambrose; "Ambrosian chants"
2: extremely pleasing to the taste; sweet and fragrant; "a
nectarous drink"; "ambrosial food" [syn: {ambrosial}, {nectarous}]
3: worthy of the gods [syn: {ambrosial}]

ambrosian at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Ambrosian

Finnish

Noun

Inter: head » fi|noun form
  • Inter: fi-form of » type=noun|case=genitive|pl=singular|ambrosia

  • Translation: ta » ambrosian

    Ambrosian at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » ambrosian

    English

    Adjective

    Inter: en-ad » j
  • Of or relating to Inter: w » St Ambrose.
    1. : the Ambrosian office, or ritual: a formula of worship in the church of Milan, instituted by St Ambrose

      Derived terms

      * Ambrosian chant


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