Origin of ambrosial
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One important fact has come down to us, namely, that the Ambrosian chant was metrical.How Music Developed|W. J. Henderson
A unique copy of a Spanish reprint in small quarto, made in 1493, is preserved in the Ambrosian library at Milan.The Discovery of America Vol. 1 (of 2)|John Fiske.
When at Milan, I was taken, as a matter of course, to visit the Ambrosian library.The Romance of Biography (Vol 1 of 2)|Anna Jameson
The Ambrosian and African liturgies also were evidently derived at a very remote period from that of Rome.The Ceremonies of the Holy-Week at Rome|Charles Michael Baggs
A monument by Canova was erected to his memory in the Ambrosian library, and a bust was placed in the Brera.
1590s, "immortal, divine," from Latin ambrosius, from Greek ambrosios (see ambrosia).