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Meaning of AMBROSIAN

Pronunciation:  ambr'owzun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  worthy of the gods
  2. [adj]  extremely pleasing to the taste; sweet and fragrant; "a nectarous drink"; "ambrosial food"
 

AMBROSIAN is a 9 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: ambrosial, heavenly, nectarous, tasteful
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Am*bro"sian\, a.
    Ambrosial. [R.] --. Jonson.
    
    
  2. \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.
    
    
 

 

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