- the part of an antiphonary containing the chants for vespers.
- a cloth used between offices to cover the altar cloth.
Origin of vesperal
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- a liturgical book containing the prayers, psalms, and hymns used at vespers
- the part of the antiphonary containing these
- a cloth laid over the altar cloth between offices or services