quaresma

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quaresma

  1. fourth

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *quaresima, from Latin quadrāgēsima (the fortieth part; Lent), substantive of quadrāgēsimus (fortieth). Cognate of quadragésima (fortieth). Compare Spanish Cuaresma.

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quaresma f (plural quaresmas)

  1. (Christianity) Lent (period of penitence for Christians before Easter)

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