[ gram-uh-ree ]
/ ˈgræm ə ri /
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
Words nearby gramarye
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Example sentences from the Web for gramarye
It is the life and soul of all poetry—the lusus—the make-believe—the glamour and the gramarye.
There were fireflies abroad that night, too, increasing the gramarye of it.The Golden Road|Lucy Maud Montgomery
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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