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vestiment

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French vestiment, vestement, or its source, Latin vestīmentum, from vestiō (to clothe).

NounEdit

vestiment (plural vestiments)

  1. (obsolete) Clothing, clothes, especially ecclesiastical.
    • 1596, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, V.6:
      As well by view of that his vestiment, / As by his modest semblant that no evill ment.

Middle FrenchEdit

NounEdit

vestiment m (plural vestiments)

  1. Alternative form of vestement.

Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

vestiment m (oblique plural vestimenz, nominative singular vestimenz, nominative plural vestiment)

  1. Alternative form of vestement.