menology

menology

[mi-nol-uh-jee]
noun, plural menologies.
1.
a calendar of the months.
2.
a record or account, as of saints, arranged in the order of a calendar.

Origin:
1600–10; < Neo-Latin mēnologium < Late Greek mēnológion. See meno-, -logy

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menology (mɪˈnɒlədʒɪ)
 
n , pl -gies
1.  an ecclesiastical calendar of the months
2.  Eastern Churches a liturgical book containing the lives of the saints arranged by months
 
[C17: from New Latin mēnologium, from Late Greek mēnologion, from Greek mēn month + logos word, account]

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