From French sodalitÃ© or Latin sodalitas, from sodalis âcompanionâ.
#:*1968: Those would, he thought, be expatriate writers. He was, of course, one of those himself now, but he was indifferent to the duties and pleasures of sodality. â Anthony Burgess, Enderby Outside
- A fraternity, a society or association.
#:*1963: Thereâd even evolved somehow a kind of sodality or fan club that sat around, read from her books and discussed her Theory. â Thomas Pynchon, V.
#:*1916: On the wall of his bedroom hung an illuminated scroll, the certificate of his prefecture in the college of the sodality of the Blessed Virgin Mary. - w:James Joyce|James Joyce, w:Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man|Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Macmillan Press Ltd, paperback, p. 98)