Definition of Cendal. Meaning of Cendal. Synonyms of Cendal

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Definition of Cendal

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Sendal Sen"dal, n. [OF. cendal (cf. Pr. & Sp. cendal, It. zendale), LL. cendallum, Gr. ??? a fine Indian cloth.] A light thin stuff of silk. [Written also cendal, and sendal.] --Chaucer. Wore she not a veil of twisted sendal embroidered with silver? --Sir W. Scott.

Meaning of Cendal from wikipedia

- Sendal, cendal or sandal is a thin and light silk material, chiefly used to make ceremonial clothing, church vestments, and banners. The word derives from...
- 'goat, ram'. cambás sb.m 'jerkin' ('et vestironllj a carõ hũu cambays de çendal delgado', c. 1295), from Old French gambais, from PGmc *wambō 'belly'. cota...
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