Origin of conventual
Examples from the Web for conventual
Benedictine abbeys usually conformed to a common scheme as regards the planning of the church and the conventual buildings.Life in a Medival City|Edwin Benson
The conventual buildings were re-roofed in 1878, after having been sadly neglected for many years.
Even the monks were disposed to consider it no part of their conventual duties.The Eighteen Christian Centuries|James White
The abbess received them with conventual greetings, to which the Devil answered in a similar tone.Faustus|Friedrich Maximilian von Klinger
Here a Sister clad in conventual garb came to inquire his business.A Life Sentence|Adeline Sergeant