benedictory

[ ben-i-dik-tuh-ree ]
/ ˌbɛn ɪˈdɪk tə ri /

adjective

of, giving, or expressing benediction.

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Origin of benedictory

First recorded in 1700–10, benedictory is from the Medieval Latin word benedictōrius
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