Sudarium
Sudarium Su*da"ri*um, n. [L., a handkerchief.] (Eccl.) The handkerchief upon which the Savior is said to have impressed his own portrait miraculously, when wiping his face with it, as he passed to the crucifixion. [1913 Webster]

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  • SUDARIUM — linteum operimentum, apud Antiquos, capitis hominis demortui; memoratur Ioh. c. 11. v. 44. ubi de Lazaro a CHRISTO resuscitato, Tum qui fuer at mortuus, prodiit pedes et manus vinctus fasciis, vultus autem eius Sudariô erat obvinctus. Et Ioh. c.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Sudarium — is a Latin word, literally meaning sweat cloth , used for wiping clean.In Christian liturgy, the term has been used as a synonym for several textile objects: * The original maniple, a cloth of fine quality to wipe away perspiration, or an… …   Wikipedia

  • Sudarĭum — (lat.), 1) s. Schweißtuch; 2) so v.w. Manipulum …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Sudarĭum — (lat.), s. Schweißtuch und Fanon …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • sudarium — [so͞o′də rē] n. pl. sudaries [so͞o der′ē əm] n. sudaria [so͞o der′ēə] [L < sudor,SWEAT] in ancient Rome, a cloth for wiping sweat from the face: also sudary [so͞o′də rē] n. sudaries …   English World dictionary

  • Sudarium — Als Sudarium oder Schweißtuch bezeichnet man das in der römisch katholischen Kirche als kostbare Reliquie verehrte Tuch, welches der Legende zufolge Veronika dem Heiland bei seinem Gang nach der Richtstätte zum Abtrocknen des Schweißes reichte,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sudarium — Suaire Le mot suaire provient du latin sudarium, qui signifie « linge pour essuyer la sueur ». Le plus célèbre est le suaire de Turin, que certains identifient au Saint Suaire, le tissu qui aurait enveloppé le corps du Christ et en… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sudarium — /sooh dair ee euhm/, n., pl. sudaria / dair ee euh/. 1. (in ancient Rome) a cloth, usually of linen, for wiping the face; handkerchief. 2. (sometimes cap.) veronica1 (def. 3). [1595 1605; < L sudarium, equiv. to sud(are) to SWEAT + arium ARY] * * …   Universalium

  • SUDARIUM —    the handkerchief given by ST. VERONICA (q.v. VERONICA, ST.) to Christ as He was passing to crucifixion, and on which His face was miraculously impressed as He wiped the sweat off it …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Sudarium — Svedebad, svededug …   Danske encyklopædi

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