Definition of Chrismal

1. a. Of or pertaining to or used in chrism.



Definition of Chrismal

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to or used in chrism. ¹

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Definition of Chrismal

1. chrism [adj] - See also: chrism

Lexicographical Neighbors of Chrismal

chowtimes
choy sum
chrch
chrematistic
chrematistics
chreotechnics
chresard
chresards
chresmologue
chresmologues
chrestomathic
chrestomathies
chrestomathy
chrism
chrisma
chrismal (current term)
chrismation
chrismations
chrismatories
chrismatory
chrismon
chrismons
chrisms
chrisom
chrisoms
chrisstanleyite
christelite
christella
christen
christened

Literary usage of Chrismal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Sacred Archæology: A Popular Dictionary of Ecclesiastical Art and by Mackenzie Edward Charles Walcott (1868)
"... and at the anointing a chrismal, a round mitre symbolizing the crown of life, or a white robe was set about the child. The practice of immersion of the ..."

2. A Dictionary of Christian Antiquities: Being a Continuation of the by Sir William Smith, Samuel Cheetham (1875)
"10, p. 701, Migne) speak, as of a. vessel which the priest carried with him and might lose. Some, however, take this chrismal for the CORPORAL. ..."

3. A Dictionary of Christian Antiquities by William Smith, Samuel Cheetham (1893)
"71), we read of a miracle wrought upon one who rubbed his face with the fringe of a chrismal which covered the relics of the saint. ..."

4. An Illustrated Dictionary of Words Used in Art and Archaeology by John William Mollett (1883)
"A kind of guitar with four wire strings. chrismal ... OE (i) See chrismal, 4. (2) A child that dies within a month after birth. Christ-cross, О. E. (i) The ..."

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