Quinquagesima

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From Medieval Latin quinquagesima dies (50th day).

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Quinquagesima

  1. (Christianity) a Sunday in the Christian calendar. It is 50 days, using inclusive counting, backwards, from Easter Sunday.

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin quinquagesima dies (50th day).

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Noun[edit]

Quinquagesima f (genitive Quinquagesima or Quinquagesimä, no plural)

  1. (Roman Catholicism) Quinquagesima
  2. (obsolete) A 50-day period between Easter and Pentecost.

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