altar cloth

noun

: a cloth used as a covering for an altar

Word History

First Known Use

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of altar cloth was in the 13th century

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“Altar cloth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/altar%20cloth. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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