Cassock vs. Surplice
Difference Between Cassock and Surplice
(obsolete) A military cloak or long coat worn by soldiers or horsemen in the 16th and 17th centuries.
A liturgical vestment of the Christian Church in the form of a tunic of white linen or cotton material, with wide or moderately wide sleeves, reaching to the hips or knees, usually featuring lace decoration and embroidered bordures.
(obsolete) A coarse, loose cloak or gown, worn by women, sailors, shepherds, countryfolk etc.
a loose-fitting white ecclesiastical vestment with wide sleeves
An item of clerical clothing: a long, sheath-like, close-fitting, ankle-length robe worn by clergy members of some Christian denominations.
a black garment reaching down to the ankles; worn by priests or choristers