Origin of preceptor
Examples from the Web for preceptorship
The preceptorship, however honourable, was perhaps not worth much on the score of emolument.
His argument on the "Being of a God" was prepared as a duty of his preceptorship to the prince.Classic French Course in English|William Cleaver Wilkinson
His argument on the “Being of a God” was prepared as a duty of his preceptorship to the prince.French Classics|William Cleaver Wilkinson
In short, the whole question of preceptorship rests on no better authority than a single figure.The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 1 (of 6)|Luigi Antonio Lanzi
British Dictionary definitions for preceptorship
Word Origin and History for preceptorship (1 of 2)
early 15c., "tutor, instructor" (earliest reference might be to "expert in the art of writing"), from Latin praeceptor "teacher, instructor," agent noun from praecipere (see precept). Medical training sense attested from 1803.