Palm Sunday


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Palm Sunday

n.
The Sunday before Easter, observed by Christians in commemoration of Jesus's entry into Jerusalem, when palm fronds were strewn before him. Also called Passion Sunday.
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Palm Sunday

n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) the Sunday before Easter commemorating Christ's triumphal entry into Jerusalem
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Palm′ Sun′day


n.
the Sunday before Easter, celebrated in commemoration of Christ's triumphal entry into Jerusalem.
[before 1000]
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Noun1.Palm Sunday - Sunday before EasterPalm Sunday - Sunday before Easter      
Christian holy day - a religious holiday for Christians
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Translations
dimanche des Rameaux

Palm Sunday

nDomenica delle Palme
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