Виталий Е. Ермолин, студент холодных вод (seminarist) wrote,
Виталий Е. Ермолин, студент холодных вод
seminarist

Mumpsimus

An old priest always read in his portass (prayer book) mumpsimus domine for sumpsimus; whereof when he was admonished, he said that he now has used mumpsimus thirty years, and would not leave his old mumpsimus for their new sumpsimus.

Camden, via Johnson's Dictionary
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