Passing-bell

Passing-bell, a bell tolled at the moment of the death of a person to invite his neighbours to pray for the safe passing of his soul.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Passau * Passion Play
Parthia
Partick
Partington, Mrs.
Pascal, Blaise
Pas-de-Calais
Pasha
Pasiphaë
Paskievitch
Pasquino
Passau
Passing-bell
Passion Play
Passion Sunday
Passion Week
Passionists
Passover
Passow, Franz
Pasta, Judith
Pasteur, Louis
Paston Letters
Pastoral Staff

Nearby

Passing-bell in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Links here from Chalmers

Gilbert, William