Another term for veronica (sense 2).
More example sentences
- Only Julian actually mentions paintings, a crucifix, and a vernicle.
- The Veil of St Veronica is one of the group of Christian images referred to as vernicles or archeiropoieta.
- This thesis will examine the iconography of late-thirteenth - through fifteenth-century images of St. Veronica's veil, also known as vernicles.
Middle English: from Old French, alteration of vernique, from medieval Latin veronica.
Definition of vernicle in:
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