Definition of Quadrigesima sunday

1. Noun. The first Sunday in Lent.

Exact synonyms: Quadragesima
Generic synonyms: Christian Holy Day



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quadrigesima Sunday

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Qliphoth
Qliphothic
Qlipoth
Qlipothic
QoS
Qom
Qomolangma
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Qs
Qu'ran
Quaalude
Quaaludes
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Quadragesima
Quadrigesima Sunday
Quai d'Orsay
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Quaker gun
Quaker guns
Quakeress
Quakeresses
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Quakerism
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Literary usage of Quadrigesima sunday

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1. The Church Cyclopædia: A Dictionary of Church Doctrine, History by Angelo Ames Benton (1884)
"... Fast on the Wednesday before quadrigesima sunday instead of on the Monday following it. This rule seems to have been very readily accepted in the West, ..."

2. The Church Cyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Church Doctrine, History by Angelo Ames Benton (1883)
"... preceding Easter into an exact forty by beginning the Fast on the Wednesday before quadrigesima sunday instead of on the Monday following it. ..."

3. Scotland Under Her Early Kings: A History of the Kingdom to the Close of the by Eben William Robertson (1862)
"... which Margaret succeeded in carrying out was connected with Lent, which the Gaelic Church kept from quadrigesima sunday instead of from Ash Wednesday. ..."

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