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Medieval Latin


noun

the Latin language of the literature of the Middle Ages, usually dated a.d. 700 to 1500, including many Latinized words from other languages. Abbreviation: ML, M.L.

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Origin of Medieval Latin

First recorded in 1880–85
Also called Middle Latin.
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British Dictionary definitions for medieval latin

Medieval Latin


noun

the Latin language as used throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. It had many local forms incorporating Latinized words from other languages
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