Pask

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See also: pask and påsk

Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin pascha, from Ancient Greek πάσχα (páskha), from Aramaic פסחא‎, from Hebrew פֶּסַח(pesaḥ).

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Pask m

  1. Easter

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French pasches, from Ecclesiastical Latin pascha, from Ancient Greek πάσχα (páskha), from Aramaic פַּסְחָא(pasḥā), from Hebrew פֶּסַח(pésaḥ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpask(ə)/, /ˈpaːsk(ə)/, /ˈpask(ə)s/

Proper noun[edit]

Pask

  1. Passover (Jewish holy day)
  2. Easter (Christian holy day)
  3. A return of Jesus Christ.
  4. A lamb eaten at Passover or Easter; a Paschal Lamb.
  5. (rare) The pain endured by Jesus Christ.

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