Passion Week


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Passion Week

n.
1. See Holy Week.
2. The week leading up to Palm Sunday.

Passion Week

n
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) the week between Passion Sunday and Palm Sunday
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) (formerly) Holy Week; the week before Easter

Pas′sion Week`


n.
1. the week preceding Easter; Holy Week.
2. the week before Holy Week, beginning with Passion Sunday.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Passion Week - the week before EasterPassion Week - the week before Easter    
hebdomad, week - any period of seven consecutive days; "it rained for a week"
church calendar, ecclesiastical calendar - a calendar of the Christian year indicating the dates of fasts and festivals
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