Holy Saturday


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Holy Saturday

n.
The Saturday before Easter.

Holy Saturday

n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) the Saturday before Easter Sunday

Ho′ly Sat′urday


n.
the Saturday preceding Easter.
[1350–1400]
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Noun1.Holy Saturday - the Saturday before Easter; the last day of Lent
Christian holy day - a religious holiday for Christians
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