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sedilia

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noun plural se·di·lia \sə-ˈdēl-yə, -ˈdil-, especially British -ˈdī(-ə)l-\

Definition of sedilia

  1. :  seats on the south side of the chancel for the celebrant and his assistants



Origin and Etymology of sedilia

Latin, plural of sedile seat, from sedēre


First Known Use: 1793


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