Chrismal
Chrismal Chris"mal, a. [LL. chrismalis.] Of or pertaining to or used in chrism. [1913 Webster]

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  • chrismal — ● chrismal, chrismale, chrismaux adjectif (latin ecclésiastique chrismalis) Onction chrismale, synonyme de chrismation. ● chrismal, chrismale, chrismaux (expressions) adjectif (latin ecclésiastique chrismalis) Onction chrismale, synonyme de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • chrismal — See chrism. * * * …   Universalium

  • chrismal — Synonyms and related words: affusion, altar cloth, aspergation, aspersion, baldacchino, baldachin, baptism, baptismal font, baptismal gown, baptismal regeneration, baptistery, baptizement, cerecloth, chalice, chancel screen, chrism, chrismation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • chrismal — chris·mal …   English syllables

  • chrismal — I. ˈkrizməl adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin chrismalis, from Late Latin chrisma chrism : of or relating to chrism II. noun ( s) Etymology: Medieval Latin chrismale …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chrismal, Chrismatory — • Formerly used to designate the sheath, or cloth covering (theca) in which relics were wrapped up Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Chrismal, Chrismatory     Chrismal, Chrismatory …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • chrismale — ● chrismal, chrismale, chrismaux adjectif (latin ecclésiastique chrismalis) Onction chrismale, synonyme de chrismation. ● chrismal, chrismale, chrismaux (expressions) adjectif (latin ecclésiastique chrismalis) Onction chrismale, synonyme de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • chrismaux — ● chrismal, chrismale, chrismaux adjectif (latin ecclésiastique chrismalis) Onction chrismale, synonyme de chrismation. ● chrismal, chrismale, chrismaux (expressions) adjectif (latin ecclésiastique chrismalis) Onction chrismale, synonyme de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • chrism — chrismal, adj. /kriz euhm/, n. a consecrated oil, usually mixed with balsam or balsam and spices, used by certainchurches in various rites, as in baptism, confirmation, and the like. Also, chrisom. [bef. 900; learned respelling of ME crisme, OE… …   Universalium

  • Alb — • A white linen vestment with close fitting sleeves, reaching nearly to the ground and secured round the waist by a girdle Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Alb     Alb      …   Catholic encyclopedia

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