Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A chapel within the jurisdiction of a church; a subordinate ecclesiastical foundation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A chapel within the jurisdiction of a church; a subordinate ecclesiastical foundation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A chapel subject to a more important church; an ecclesiastical foundation subordinate to some other.

Etymologies

Compare English chapellenie, Latin capellania. See chaplain. (Wiktionary)

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