Holy Year
noun Date: 1699 a Roman Catholic jubilee year

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Holy Year — Ho′ly Year n. rel a Roman Catholic jubilee year • Etymology: 1920–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • Holy Year — Rom. Cath. Ch. a jubilee year. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • Holy Year — noun (in the Roman Catholic Church) a period of remission from the penal consequences of sin, granted under certain conditions for a year …   English new terms dictionary

  • Holy Year — /ˈhoʊli jɪə/ (say hohlee year) noun Roman Catholic Church → jubilee (def. 3) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Holy Year — noun (Roman Catholic Church) a period of remission from sin (usually granted every 25 years) • Topics: ↑Roman Catholic, ↑Western Church, ↑Roman Catholic Church, ↑Church of Rome, ↑Roman Church • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Holy Year —  Святой Год …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Holy Year of Jubilee — • Background information relating to the Jubilee Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Holy Year of Jubilee     Holy Year of Jubilee      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Sacred Songs for the Holy Year — is an album by the Italian tenor Enrico Caruso. It was edited in 1977 by the record label RCA Victor. Track listing # Agnus dei (Georges Bizet) # Pietà, signore (Abraham Louis Niedermeyer) # Ingemisco (Giuseppe Verdi) # Domine deus (Gioachino… …   Wikipedia

  • Jubilee, Holy Year of — • Background information relating to the Jubilee Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • holy — adj. (holier, holiest) 1 morally and spiritually excellent or perfect, and to be revered. 2 belonging to, devoted to, or empowered by, God. 3 consecrated, sacred. 4 used in trivial exclamations (holy cow!; holy mackerel!; holy Moses!; holy… …   Useful english dictionary

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