Definition of primitial in English:

primitial

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or of the nature of, primitiae or first-fruits.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From Middle French, French †primicial first, principal, relating to first-fruits and its etymon post-classical Latin primitialis principal, original from classical Latin prīmitiae + -ālis.

Pronunciation

primitial

/prʌɪˈmɪʃl/