Meaning of chantry
Pronunciation: (chan'trē, chän'-), [key]
— pl. -tries.
- an endowment for the singing or saying of Mass for the souls of the founders or of persons named by them.
- a chapel or the like so endowed.
- the priests of a chantry endowment.
- a chapel attached to a church, used for minor services.
- chantry (Thesaurus)