trental

[ tren-tl ]
/ ˈtrɛn tl /

noun Roman Catholic Church.

a series of 30 Requiems celebrated one each day for 30 consecutive days.

Nearby words

  1. trendsetting,
  2. trendy,
  3. trengganu,
  4. trent,
  5. trent, council of,
  6. trente et quarante,
  7. trentino-alto adige,
  8. trento,
  9. trenton,
  10. trepan

Origin of trental

1300–50; Middle English < Medieval Latin trentāle, equivalent to Vulgar Latin *trent(a) (for Latin trīgintā thirty) + Latin -āle -al2. Cf. Old French trentel

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