The offering of bread and wine at the Eucharist.
Other Word Forms of Oblation
Origin of Oblation
Middle English oblacioun from Old French oblacion from Late Latin oblātiō oblātiōn- from Latin oblātus past participle of offerre to offer ob- ob- lātus brought telə- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Old French oblacion, from Latin oblātus, passive perfect participle of offerō (“I offer, present")
From Old French oblacion, from Latin oblātiō (“offering"), from offerō (“I offer, present").
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