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holy water sprinkler

or holy water sprinkle

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  1. morning star(def 2).

Origin of holy water sprinkler

First recorded in 1840–50
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Historical Examples

  • Their gesture appears to be one of benediction, like that of a modern priest with the holy-water-sprinkler.

    A History of Art in Chalda & Assyria, v. 1

    Georges Perrot