jubilarian

jubilarian

[joo-buh-lair-ee-uhn]
noun
a person who celebrates or has celebrated a jubilee, as a nun observing 25 or more years of religious life.

Origin:
1775–85; < Medieval Latin jūbilāri(us) (equivalent to jūbil- (see jubilee) + -ārius -ary) + -an

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