[leg-uh-tin, -tahyn]


of, relating to, or authorized by a legate.

Nearby words

  1. leganés,
  2. legaspi,
  3. legaspi, miguel lópez de,
  4. legate,
  5. legatee,
  6. legation,
  7. legationary,
  8. legato,
  9. legator,
  10. legatorial

Origin of legatine

From the Medieval Latin word lēgātīnus, dating back to 1605–15. See legate, -ine1

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