What does dalmatic mean?

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dælˈmæt ɪkdal·mat·ic

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Wiktionary

  1. dalmatic(Noun)

    A long wide-sleeved tunic, which serves as a liturgical vestment in the Roman Catholic and Anglican Churches and is worn by a deacon at the Eucharist or Mass and, although infrequently, by bishops as an undergarment above the alb.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dalmatic(noun)

    a vestment with wide sleeves, and with two stripes, worn at Mass by deacons, and by bishops at pontifical Mass; -- imitated from a dress originally worn in Dalmatia

  2. Dalmatic(noun)

    a robe worn on state ocasions, as by English kings at their coronation

  3. Origin: [LL. dalmatica: cf. F. dalmatique.]

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  1. Dalmatic

    The dalmatic is a long wide-sleeved tunic, which serves as a liturgical vestment in the Roman Catholic, Lutheran, Anglican, and United Methodist Churches, which is sometimes worn by a deacon at Mass or other services. Although infrequent, it may also be worn by bishops above the alb and below the chasuble. Like the chasuble worn by priests and bishops, it is an outer vestment and is supposed to match the liturgical colour of the day. A dalmatic is also worn by the British monarch during the Coronation service.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Dalmatic

    dal-mat′ik, n. a loose-fitting, wide-sleeved ecclesiastical vestment, worn specially by deacons in the R.C. Church, also sometimes by bishops. [Low L. dalmatica, a robe worn by persons of rank in the early Christian centuries, on the pattern of a dress worn in Dalmatia.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dalmatic in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dalmatic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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