Vestryman vs Vestry - What's the difference?

vestryman | vestry |

Vestryman is a see also of vestry.


As nouns the difference between vestryman and vestry

is that vestryman is a member of a parochial vestry while vestry is a room in a church where the clergy put on their vestments and where these are stored; also used for meetings and classes; a sacristy.

vestryman

Noun

(vestrymen)
  • a member of a parochial vestry
  • vestry

    English

    Noun

    (vestries)
  • A room in a church where the clergy put on their vestments and where these are stored; also used for meetings and classes; a sacristy.
  • The choirboys change into their cassocks in the vestry .
  • A committee of parishioners elected to administer the temporal affairs of a parish.
  • The vestry meets on the first Tuesday of every month.
  • An assembly of persons who manage parochial affairs; so called because usually held in a vestry.
  • See also

    * vestryman

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