Carling Sunday
Carlings Car"lings, n. pl. Same as {Carl}, 3. [1913 Webster]

{Carling Sunday}, a Sunday in Lent when carls are eaten. In some parts of England, Passion Sunday. See {Carl}, 4. [1913 Webster]


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  • Carling Sunday — Carling Sunday, the fifth Sunday in Lent. ╂[apparently < Care (Sunday) (originally) the Sunday preceding Good Friday + ling] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carling Sunday — noun Care Sunday, Passion Sunday Syn: Carle Sunday, Passion Sunday …   Wiktionary

  • carling-sunday —  the second Sunday preceding Easter, when parched peas are served up at most tables in Northumberland …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

  • carling-day —  the second Sunday preceding Easter, when parched peas are served up at most tables in Northumberland …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

  • Judica Sunday — noun Passion Sunday, the fifth Sunday in Lent. Thus in 1647, I in all humility accepted this removal, and preached my trial sermon on Judica Sunday, in the presence of the parishioners and commissaries. Syn: Care Sunday, Carle Sunday, Carling… …   Wiktionary

  • Care Sunday — noun Passion Sunday, the fifth Sunday in Lent. Syn: Carle Sunday, Carling Sunday, Judica Sunday, Passion Sunday …   Wiktionary

  • Passion Sunday — noun The fifth Sunday in Lent, the second Sunday before Easter, the first day in Passiontide. Syn: Care Sunday, Carle Sunday, Carling Sunday, Judica Sunday …   Wiktionary

  • Carlings — Car lings, n. pl. Same as {Carl}, 3. [1913 Webster] {Carling Sunday}, a Sunday in Lent when carls are eaten. In some parts of England, Passion Sunday. See {Carl}, 4. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • carlings — I Cleveland Dialect List grey pease steeped all night in water and fried the next day in fat or butter II North Country (Newcastle) Words grey peas steeped some hours in water, and then fried in butter, and seasoned with peper and salt. In the… …   English dialects glossary

  • car|lings — «KAHR lihngz», noun (plural). British. peas, especially parched peas: »Many persons [in England] eat carlings…on Carling Sunday (Elizabeth H. Sechrist) …   Useful english dictionary

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