parament

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Anglo-Norman parement, Middle French parement, from Late Latin paramentum, from Latin parare (prepare) + mensam (table).

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Noun[edit]

parament (plural paraments)

  1. (now historical) A type of elaborate robe especially as worn by someone in power or a religious official.
  2. A liturgical hanging on and around the altar, as well as the cloth hanging from the pulpit and lectern.
  3. A hanging or ornament of a room of state.

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Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin parare (prepare) + mensam (table).

Noun[edit]

parament n (plural paramenten, diminutive paramentje n)

  1. parament

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