What does missal mean?

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ˈmɪs əlmissal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. missal(noun)

    (Roman Catholic Church) a book containing all the prayers and responses needed to celebrate Mass throughout the year


  1. missal(Noun)

    A prayer book

  2. missal(Noun)

    A book containing the prayers and responses needed when celebrating the Roman Catholic Mass throughout the year

Webster Dictionary

  1. Missal(noun)

    the book containing the service of the Mass for the entire year; a Mass book

  2. Missal(adj)

    of or pertaining to the Mass, or to a missal or Mass book

  3. Origin: [LL. missale, liber missalis, from missa mass: cf. F. missel. See 1st Mass.]


  1. Missal

    A missal is a liturgical book containing all instructions and texts necessary for the celebration of Mass throughout the year.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Missal

    mis′al, n. the book which contains the complete service for mass throughout the year. [Low L. missale, from missa, mass.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Missal

    a book containing the service of the mass for the entire year, such as is now in almost universal use throughout the Catholic world.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of missal in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of missal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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