churchly

[church-lee]

adjective

of or appropriate for the church or a church; ecclesiastical: churchly vestments.

Origin of churchly

before 900; Old English ciriclīc, equivalent to cirice church + -līc -ly
Related formschurch·li·ness, nounun·church·ly, adjective
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churchly

adjective

appropriate to, associated with, or suggestive of church life and customs
Derived Formschurchliness, noun
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