Latin definition for: cardinalis, cardinalis


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: masculine


  1. (elector of Popes)
  2. cardinal, prince of Catholic Church
  3. chief, principle
  • Age: Medieval (11th-15th centuries)
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 20,000 words
  • Source: C.H. Beeson, “A Primer of Medieval Latin”, 1925 (Bee)

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