Chalice Definition

chălĭs
chalices
noun
chalices
A cup; goblet.
Webster's New World
The cup for the wine of Holy Communion.
Webster's New World
A cup-shaped flower.
Webster's New World

A large drinking cup, often having a stem and base and used especially for formal occasions and religious ceremonies.

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Other Word Forms of Chalice

Noun

Singular:
chalice
Plural:
chalices

Origin of Chalice

  • Middle English from Old French from Latin calix calic-

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English, from Old French , from Latin calix (“cup”).

    From Wiktionary

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