Supplicat

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Supplicat (Eng. Universities) A petition; esp., a written one, with a certificate that the conditions have been complied with.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n supplicat In English universities, a petition: particularly, a written application accompanied with a certificate that the requisite conditions have been complied with.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Supplicat in the English universities, a petition
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L., he supplicates
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. supplicāre, -ātumsupplexsub, under, plicāre, to fold.

Usage

In literature:

Tibi supplicat ipsa, Ipsa tibi facit ara preces.
"The Complete Works of Richard Crashaw, Volume II (of 2)" by Richard Crashaw
Supplicat advideri de illo retinendo et sibi alimentando.
"A History of the Reformation (Vol. 2 of 2)" by Thomas M. Lindsay
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