Pasqua

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin pascua which under the influence of Latin pascuum, accusative of pascuus ‎(grazing), (because of the bitter herbs of the Passover seder) came from Latin pascha, from Ancient Greek πάσχα ‎(páskha), from Hebrew פסח ‎(pésakh, Passover).

Noun[edit]

Pasqua f ‎(plural Pasqües)

  1. Easter
  2. Pentecost

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When used without qualifier this word usually means Easter and not Pentecost. When uncapitalized, pasqua refers to Passover.

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin pascua, from Latin pascha, from Ancient Greek πάσχα ‎(páskha).

Noun[edit]

Pasqua f ‎(plural Pasque)

  1. Easter

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