the prime was prime one the so-called. Small hearing (prime, third, Sext, Non) in the hour prayer of the catholic church. It was gebetet for the first hour of the antique daily organization (= 06:00 clock). On the second Vatikani council prime was abolished as doubling to the Laudes. Only in the hour prayer of the Kartäuser it remained. In addition, is indicated still in the Psalterium Monasticum of 1984 it.