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Webster 1913 Edition


Sacristy

Sac′ris-ty

,
Noun.
;
pl.
Sacristies
(#)
.
[F.
sacristie
, LL.
sacristia
, fr. L.
sacer
. See
Sacred
.]
An apartment in a church where the sacred utensils, vestments, etc., are kept; a vestry.

Webster 1828 Edition


Sacristy

SAC'RISTY

,
Noun.
[L. sacer, sacred.]
An apartment in a church where the sacred utensils are kept; now called the vestry.

Definition 2022


sacristy

sacristy

English

Noun

sacristy (plural sacristies)

  1. A room in a church where sacred vessels, books, vestments, etc. are kept. Sometimes also used by clergy to prepare for worship or for meetings.

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