Complete Definition of "chasuble"

English
wikipedia
Etymology
Old French chesible, from late Latin casubla, an alteration of Latin casula âlittle cottage, hooded cloakâ, a diminutive of casa âhouseâ.

Pronunciation
IPA: /'ʧæzjÊbÉl/

Noun
chasuble

  1. the outermost liturgical vestment worn by clergy for celebrating Eucharist or Mass

#:*1936: heâs quaky and qualmy and queasy and teasy; he chews chasubles and ripples rasubly. â Henry Miller, Black Spring
seeCites
Translations

Finnish: t|fi|kasukka
mid
Spanish:casulla f

Category: Religion

fr:chasuble
io:chasuble
ru:chasuble
vi:chasuble
zh:chasuble

Revision and Credits for"chasuble"
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the
GNU Free Documentation License
 
 

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Allwords Copyright 1998-2021 All rights reserved.