What is another word for Sudarium?

89 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ suːdˈe͡əɹi͡əm], [ suːdˈe‍əɹi‍əm], [ s_uː_d_ˈeə_ɹ_iə_m]

Sudarium is a Latin word that refers to a cloth used for wiping sweat from the face or a handkerchief used to cover the face of a deceased person. There are several synonyms for this word that are commonly used. Some popular alternatives include handkerchief, napkin, kerchief, towel, and cloth. Other less common synonyms for sudarium include wipe, doekie, pocket square, bandana, serviette, and veil. Depending on the context of its usage, different synonyms can enhance the overall meaning or tone of the sentence. Regardless of the synonym chosen, its purpose remains the same, that is, for cleaning or covering purposes.

Usage examples for Sudarium

Veronica, holding the napkin or "Sudarium," "flourishing a marble pocket-handkerchief."
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Augustus J.C. Hare

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