Definition for cendal (2 of 2)
Origin of sendal
Examples from the Web for cendal
Taffeta was a thin transparent textile, and was used, as well as cendal, during the Middle Ages for linings.
The body was preceded by a noble Moor, who bore upon his head a box of cendal wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl.Heroines of the Crusades|C. A. Bloss
Cendal (Kendal) fins, the son of Norreys fins was buried June the twenty foorst, 1740.Records of Woodhall Spa and Neighbourhood|J. Conway Walter
The squire who brought the sword returns, wraps it in a cendal, and carries it off.Studies on the Legend of the Holy Grail|Alfred Nutt
Cendal was a less costly fabric, and was also used largely in ecclesiastical vestments.