Last Supper

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Last Supper

n.
1. In the Bible, Jesus's supper on the night before his crucifixion. His sharing of bread and wine with the Apostles at that meal is seen by many Christian churches as instituting the sacrament of the Eucharist. Also called Lord's Supper.
2. An artistic representation of this event.

Last Supper

n
(Bible) the Last Supper the meal eaten by Christ with his disciples on the night before his Crucifixion, during which he is believed to have instituted the Eucharist

Last′ Sup′per


n.
the supper of Jesus and His disciples on the eve of His Crucifixion. Compare Lord's Supper (def. 1).

Last Supper

The traditional Passover meal which Jesus shared with his Apostles the night before his death. Jesus is said to have blessed bread and told the Apostles to “Take eat, this is my body.” and passed wine saying, “This is my blood.” These elements are part of the communion service.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Last Supper - the traditional Passover supper of Jesus with his disciples on the eve of his crucifixionLast Supper - the traditional Passover supper of Jesus with his disciples on the eve of his crucifixion
Passover supper, Seder - (Judaism) the ceremonial dinner on the first night (or both nights) of Passover
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Jackson, who was a true eclectic, would usually say to his sister: "I've been a little gouty since my last dinner at the Lovell Mingotts'--it will do me good to diet at Adeline's."
His son Antiphus had gone with Ulysses to Ilius, land of noble steeds, but the savage Cyclops had killed him when they were all shut up in the cave, and had cooked his last dinner for him.
During his last dinner in Manila, he gamely taught the Bench family how to do "gwiyomi" poses, photos of which are now making the rounds on the Internet.
FOR what turned out to be their last dinner, first-class passengers were offered a banquet of hors d'oeuvres or oysters; soup; salmon; filet mignon, saute of chicken Lyonnaise or stuffed marrow; lamb, duckling or sirloin of beef plus vegetables; light savoury dishes such as cold asparagus vinaigrette and pate de fois gras; and four desserts - Waldorf pudding, peaches in Chartreuse jelly, chocolate and vanilla eclairs and French ice cream.
Yesterday Arash's father Raheem told the Mirror of the poignant last time he saw his son: "After our last dinner he said he loved me then said 'I love you mum'.
She then has one last dinner with Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda, before it's time for her Parisian adventure to begin.
"Gordon is an amazing person and the last dinner I was at was incredible - so many friends turned up and his family was all there including his mum and dad.
We spent at least 15 minutes each discussing what we would choose for our last dinner if we were on Death Row.
The DJ enjoyed one last dinner on Thursday night with close friends at Dublin's trendy Town Bar & Grill where he had a steak and red wine.
Our last dinner was at Katre, a restaurant owned by our good friend, chef Rox.
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Another memorial shows photos of Diana and Dodi and a wine glass smudged with her lipstick from her last dinner.