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Definition of Pallia

Pallia
Pallium Pal"li*um, n.; pl. L. Pallia(?), E. Palliums. [L. See Pall the garment.] 1. (Anc. Costume) A large, square, woolen cloak which enveloped the whole person, worn by the Greeks and by certain Romans. It is the Roman name of a Greek garment. 2. (R.C.Ch.) A band of white wool, worn on the shoulders, with four purple crosses worked on it; a pall. Note: The wool is obtained from two lambs brought to the basilica of St. Agnes, Rome, and blessed. It is worn by the pope, and sent to patriarchs, primates, and archbishops, as a sign that they share in the plenitude of the episcopal office. Befoer it is sent, the pallium is laid on the tomb of St. Peter, where it remains all night. 3. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The mantle of a bivalve. See Mantle. (b) The mantle of a bird.

Meaning of Pallia from wikipedia

- pallium (derived from the Roman pallium or palla, a woolen cloak; pl.: pallia) is an ecclesiastical vestment in the Roman Catholic Church, originally...
- the lambs whose wool is used to make the pallia of new metropolitan archbishops. The pope blesses the pallia on the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul; the...
- Trappists. It is known for raising the lambs whose wool is used to weave the pallia of new metropolitan archbishops. The Pope blesses the lambs on the Feast...
- of Old St. Peter's Basilica, along with the chapel of the Niche of the Pallia. A notable feature of the chapel are the ornate bronze sculptures located...
- Terra cotta representation of two comic actors wearing masks with pallia slung over their shoulders...
- Nandpur Narvatpur Nikris Nimej Niyajipur Noaon Nawanagar Ojha Baraon Paharpur Pallia Pandey Patti Parari Parmeshwarpur Purana Bhojpur(Bhojpur Kadim) Patarkona...
- by the Pope every January 21, the Feast of the martyr Saint Agnes. The pallia are given by the Pope to the new metropolitan archbishops on the Solemnity...
- respective albums. His latest album was released in early 2009, titled Opos Pallia. Vasilis Karras' widespread appeal and numerous decades on the Gr**** music...
- clerical and ecclesiastic purposes. Among these are pontifical shoes, gloves, pallia, pectoral crosses, bishops and Ecclesiastical rings, pieces of the papal...
- St Bernard at Clairvaux, Champagne. He petitioned Pope Innocent II for pallia for the Sees of Armagh and Cashel, and was appointed legate for Ireland...
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