Sacring
Sacring \Sac"ring\, a. & n. from {Sacre}. [1913 Webster]

{Sacring bell}. See {Sanctus bell}, under {Sanctus}. [1913 Webster]


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  • sacring — [sā′kriŋ] n. 〚ME < prp. of sacren: see SACRED〛 Archaic consecration of the bread and wine of the Eucharist * * * …   Universalium

  • sacring — [sā′kriŋ] n. [ME < prp. of sacren: see SACRED] Archaic consecration of the bread and wine of the Eucharist …   English World dictionary

  • sacring —   n. hallowing; consecration; ordination.    ♦ sacring bell, bell rung at moment of elevation of the Host …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • sacring — n. archaic 1 the consecration of the Eucharistic elements. 2 the ordination and consecration of a bishop, sovereign, etc. Phrases and idioms: sacring bell a bell rung at the elevation of the elements in the Eucharist. Etymology: ME f. obs. sacre …   Useful english dictionary

  • sacring — noun /ˈseɪkrɪŋ/ a) consecration of the Eucharist. b) consecration of a person for holy office, usually a bishop or sovereign …   Wiktionary

  • sacring — sb. == consecration. RG. 446 …   Oldest English Words

  • sacring — [ seɪkrɪŋ] noun archaic or historical the consecration of a bishop, sovereign, or the Eucharistic elements. Origin ME: from the obs. verb sacre consecrate …   English new terms dictionary

  • sacring — sa·cring …   English syllables

  • Sacring bell — Sacring Sac ring, a. & n. from {Sacre}. [1913 Webster] {Sacring bell}. See {Sanctus bell}, under {Sanctus}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sacring bell — Sanctus Sanc tus, n. [L. sanctus, p. p. of sancire.] 1. (Eccl.) A part of the Mass, or, in Protestant churches, a part of the communion service, of which the first words in Latin are Sanctus, sanctus, sanctus [Holy, holy, holy]; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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