Definition of Maundies
1. maundy [n] - See also: maundy
Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Maundies Images
Lexicographical Neighbors of Maundies
Literary usage of Maundies
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Observations on the Popular Antiquities of Great Britain: Chiefly by John Brand, Henry Ellis (1895)
"... long'd to heare some good newes to that effect, and said unto the scrivener, Hagh, hagh, what «lidi my uncle now? doth he noia make hü maundies? ..."
2. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1889)
"... June 1548 the payments were discontinued, although a sum was still set apart for daily alms, and for royal maundies on Maundy Thursday and Easter-day. ..."
3. Crozier's General Armory: A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor by William Armstrong Crozier (1904)
"Connecticut. Jacob Munsell, Windsor. ( Northampton.) Argent, a chevron between three maundies sable. CREST—A cap of maintenance in flames at the top, ppr. ..."
4. A Handy Book of Curious Information: Comprising Strange Happenings in the by William Shepard Walsh (1913)
"Grouts and maundies were revived for a brief period in the Victorian era, yet mankind, including the poets, has forgotten all about these. ..."