sacring

noun

sa·​cring
ˈsākriŋ
plural -s
: the act or action of consecrating:
a
archaic : the consecration of the eucharistic elements in the service of the mass
b
archaic : the consecration (as of a king or bishop) to office or orders

Word History

Etymology

Middle English sacringe, from gerund of sacren to consecrate

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“Sacring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sacring. Accessed 5 Feb. 2023.

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