cappa clausa

Derivation

  • Latin: closed cape

Article

A cope or mantle sewn up in front, formerly worn by monks for ordinary outdoor use.

MLA Citation

  • “cappa clausa”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 March 2010. Web. 26 July 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/cappa-clausa/>