[ gram-uh-ree ]
/ ˈgræm ə ri /
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occult learning; magic.
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Origin of gramarye
First recorded in 1300–50; Middle English gramary, from Old French gramaire, literally, “grammar, Latin grammar.” In the Middle Ages gramarye was restricted to “high” learning, written in Latin and including occult sciences and magic. See grammar
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How to use gramarye in a sentence
He was not witched with her gramary; and soothly I count in all that hall he was the sole noble that escaped the spell.In Convent Walls|Emily Sarah Holt
British Dictionary definitions for gramarye
/ (ˈɡræmərɪ) /
archaic magic, necromancy, or occult learning
Word Origin for gramarye
C14: from Old French gramaire grammar
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