Definition of sendal in English:

sendal

noun

mass nounhistorical
  • A fine, rich silk material, chiefly used to make ceremonial robes and banners.

    • ‘A counterpane of red sendal, lined with green sendal (a fine silk) for Edward's bed.’
    • ‘The clothing of the horse from the front opening upwards was of bright red sendal, and from thence opening downwards was of bright yellow sendal.’

Origin

Middle English: from Old French cendal, ultimately from Greek sindōn.

Pronunciation

sendal

/ˈsɛnd(ə)l/