Vortragskreuz

English translation: processional cross

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German term or phrase:Vortragskreuz
English translation:processional cross
Entered by: gfish

10:10 Oct 7, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Religion
German term or phrase: Vortragskreuz
Die ältesten Goldschmiedearbeiten, Vortragskreuz und Reliquiar, stammen aus dem 15. Jh.
Does "procession cross" sound okay?
gfish
Local time: 00:24
processional cross
Explanation:
I think the following descriptions show a match. Processional cross is far more common than procession cross.

Glossary of Medieval Art and Architecture:processional cross
Glossary of Medieval Art and Architecture. processional cross: a large cross on
a staff, carried in processions on feast days of various church holidays. ...
www.pitt.edu/~medart/menuglossary/PROCROSS.HTM

VORTRAGSKREUZ
Dieses wird zum Einzug bei Festgottesdiensten von einem Ministranten getragen. Auch bei Prozessionen und Beerdigungen wird es dem Zug voran getragen.
http://www.pfarre-weinhaus.at/ministranten/unserdienst/litge...
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Klaus Herrmann
Germany
Local time: 09:24
Grading comment
thanks a lot!
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processional cross


Explanation:
I think the following descriptions show a match. Processional cross is far more common than procession cross.

Glossary of Medieval Art and Architecture:processional cross
Glossary of Medieval Art and Architecture. processional cross: a large cross on
a staff, carried in processions on feast days of various church holidays. ...
www.pitt.edu/~medart/menuglossary/PROCROSS.HTM

VORTRAGSKREUZ
Dieses wird zum Einzug bei Festgottesdiensten von einem Ministranten getragen. Auch bei Prozessionen und Beerdigungen wird es dem Zug voran getragen.
http://www.pfarre-weinhaus.at/ministranten/unserdienst/litge...

Klaus Herrmann
Germany
Local time: 09:24
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
thanks a lot!

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