Origin of chrisom
Examples from the Web for chrisom
Historical Examples of chrisom
The place dripped radiance; was filling like a chrisom with radiance.The Metal Monster
The chrisom was the linen cloth, or garment, which the priest put on the recently baptized child.
She said no word thereon: as for her shrift,No Chrisom child could show a chart of thoughtsMore spotless than were hers.The Saint's Tragedy
Chrisom Child (A), a child that dies within a month of its birth.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1
The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.