Spy Wednesday

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Etymology[edit]

In allusion to the betrayal of Christ by Judas Iscariot.

Noun[edit]

Spy Wednesday (plural Spy Wednesdays)

  1. (Ireland) Holy Wednesday
    • 1974 January 23, Seamus de Burca, "Peadar Kearney (1883–1942)" Dublin Historical Record (Old Dublin Society) Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 42–56 : 49:
      On Spy Wednesday 1916 Thomas McDonagh gave B Company, 2nd Battalion, Irish Volunteers a pep talk.

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