salutatorium

[ suh-loo-tuh-tawr-ee-uh m, -tohr- ]
/ səˌlu təˈtɔr i əm, -ˈtoʊr- /

noun, plural sa·lu·ta·to·ri·a [suh-loo-tuh-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-] /səˌlu təˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-/.

a porch or room in a monastery or church serving as a meeting or almsgiving place for monks or priests and the laity.

Nearby words

  1. salus,
  2. salus populi suprema lex esto,
  3. salutary,
  4. salutation,
  5. salutatorian,
  6. salutatory,
  7. salute,
  8. salutiferous,
  9. salv.,
  10. salva veritate

Origin of salutatorium

1650–60; < Medieval Latin salūtātōrium, noun use of neuter of salūtātōrius salutatory

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