1) A book which contained a collection of antiphons, which were verses or sentences sung by a choir, or by two choirs as responses.
1413 unum Missale novum et unum Antiphonar minus, York
1435 unam magnam Antiphonariam notatam, York
1524 Item a nolde antyfonary to sing versis on, Sheriff Hutton
1530 I will bequeath to the churche … one Anthephon’, I will that it ly one the clark side and that the ofspring of me be govners of itt and to … rede and syng at itt, Swillington.