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Chrismation definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

CHRISMATION, n. The act of applying the chrism, or consecrated oil; in baptism, by the priest; in confirmation, by the bishop. In ordination, it is usually styled unction.

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Medieval Latin chrismation-, chrismatio anointment with chrism, from Late Latin chrismare to anoint with chrism, from chrisma Date: 1642 a confirmatory sacrament of the Eastern Orthodox Church in which a baptized member is anointed with chrism

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Chrismation Chris*ma"tion, n. [LL. chrismatio.] The act of applying the chrism, or consecrated oil. Chrismation or cross-signing with ointment, was used in baptism. --Jer. Taylor.



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