tunic (sense )
Origin of tunicleMiddle English ; from Classical Latin tunicula, diminutive of tunica, tunic
A sleeved outer vestment reaching to the knees, worn over the alb by a subdeacon or sometimes under the dalmatic by a bishop or cardinal. Also called tunic.
Origin of tunicleMiddle English, from Latin tunicula, diminutive of tunica, tunic; see tunic.
Latin tunicula diminutive of tunica "˜tunic'.