- a calendar of the months.
- a record or account, as of saints, arranged in the order of a calendar.
Origin of menology
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Examples from the Web for menology
The "Menology" tells us that Macedo did not wear his priestly dress in that country.The Jesuits, 1534-1921
Thomas J. Campbell
These lives are very long, and the Menology contains the substance in a condensed form.The Lives of the Saints, Volume 1 (of 16)
The Greeks placed her among the saints in their menology, and in holy festivity celebrate her anniversary.
- an ecclesiastical calendar of the months
- 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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