Definition of supplicancy in English:

supplicancy

noun

  • The quality or state of being supplicant; behaviour characteristic of a supplicant.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Gordon (d. 1750), pamphleteer and classical scholar. From supplicant: see -ancy.

Pronunciation

supplicancy

/ˈsʌplɪk(ə)nsi/