cilice

noun cil·ice \ˈsilə̇s\

Definition of cilice

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  haircloth

  2. 2 :  a hair shirt or undergarment

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Origin and Etymology of cilice

French, from Latin cilicium, from Cilicius Cilician, from Cilicia, ancient region in Asia Minor


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