pertaining to or coming from a fountain or spring.
pertaining to or being the source of something: fontal concepts.
of or relating to a font, as of baptism.
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How to use fontal in a sentence
This indicates the source of all illumination, and the streaming of all enlightenment from that fontal light.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II) | Henry Osborn Taylor
Likewise sweetness and beauty point on to their fontal source.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II) | Henry Osborn Taylor
Or at the fontal spring of justice break Your cups and thirst.The Mortal Gods and Other Plays | Olive Tilford Dargan
He speaks as the fontal source, not as the recipient channel of healing.
Love stands at the head, and is the fontal source of all separate individualised duties.Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V) | Alexander Maclaren