Definition of rectoral in English:

rectoral

adjective

  • Of, belonging to, or relating to a rector; befitting a rector.

Pronunciation

rectoral

/ˈrɛkt(ə)rəl/ /ˈrɛkt(ə)r(ə)l/

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Richard Baxter (1615–1691), ejected minister and religious writer. From rector + -al, probably after either post-classical Latin rectoralis or French rectoral.