Passion+week

  • 1 Passion Week — Passion Pas sion, n. [F., fr. L. passio, fr. pati, passus, to suffer. See {Patient}.] 1. A suffering or enduring of imposed or inflicted pain; any suffering or distress (as, a cardiac passion); specifically, the suffering of Christ between the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Passion Week — is a name given to the week beginning at the Fifth Sunday in Lent, where this Sunday is or was known as Passion Sunday. It is the week immediately preceding Holy Week.Although Holy Week, which more explicitly concerns the Passion of Christ, might …

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  • 3 Passion Week — Pas′sion Week n. 1) rel the week preceding Easter; Holy Week 2) rel the week before Holy Week, beginning with Passion Sunday • Etymology: 1350–1400 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 4 Passion Week — /ˈpæʃən wik/ (say pashuhn week) noun 1. the week preceding Easter; Holy Week. 2. the week before Holy Week, beginning with Passion Sunday …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 5 Passion Week — 1. the week preceding Easter; Holy Week. 2. the week before Holy Week, beginning with Passion Sunday. [1350 1400; ME] * * * …

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  • 6 PASSION WEEK —    is properly the week preceding Holy Week, but in common English usage the name is given to Holy Week itself, i. e. to the week immediately preceding Easter, commemorating Christ s passion …

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • 7 Passion Week — noun Date: 15th century 1. Holy Week 2. the week between Passion Sunday and Palm Sunday …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 8 Passion Week — noun 1》 the week between Passion Sunday and Palm Sunday. 2》 older name for Holy Week …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 9 Passion Week —    The week before Holy Week. This name should not be applied to the last week of Lent, which is properly called Holy Week, or as called by the primitive Christians, the Great Week …

    American Church Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • 10 Passion Week — noun the week before Easter • Syn: ↑Holy Week • Hypernyms: ↑week, ↑hebdomad • Part Holonyms: ↑church calendar, ↑ecclesiastical calendar …

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  • 11 passion week — Holy Week, week before Easter …

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  • 12 Passion (Christianity) — Passion of Christ redirects here. For the film, see The Passion of the Christ. The Crucifixion of Christ by Simon Vouet. Part of a series on the Death and resurrection of Jesus …

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  • 13 Passion — Pas sion, n. [F., fr. L. passio, fr. pati, passus, to suffer. See {Patient}.] 1. A suffering or enduring of imposed or inflicted pain; any suffering or distress (as, a cardiac passion); specifically, the suffering of Christ between the time of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Passion flower — Passion Pas sion, n. [F., fr. L. passio, fr. pati, passus, to suffer. See {Patient}.] 1. A suffering or enduring of imposed or inflicted pain; any suffering or distress (as, a cardiac passion); specifically, the suffering of Christ between the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 Passion music — Passion Pas sion, n. [F., fr. L. passio, fr. pati, passus, to suffer. See {Patient}.] 1. A suffering or enduring of imposed or inflicted pain; any suffering or distress (as, a cardiac passion); specifically, the suffering of Christ between the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 Passion play — Passion Pas sion, n. [F., fr. L. passio, fr. pati, passus, to suffer. See {Patient}.] 1. A suffering or enduring of imposed or inflicted pain; any suffering or distress (as, a cardiac passion); specifically, the suffering of Christ between the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 Passion Sunday — Passion Pas sion, n. [F., fr. L. passio, fr. pati, passus, to suffer. See {Patient}.] 1. A suffering or enduring of imposed or inflicted pain; any suffering or distress (as, a cardiac passion); specifically, the suffering of Christ between the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Passion Sunday — ( Dominica de Passione ) is the name that was given to the fifth Sunday of Lent in pre 1960 General Roman Calendar. In 1960 Pope John XXIII changed the official name to First Sunday in Passiontide ( Dominica I in Passione ) to fit with the name… …

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  • 19 Passion — n. 1 strong barely controllable emotion. 2 an outburst of anger (flew into a passion). 3 intense sexual love. 4 a strong enthusiasm (has a passion for football). b an object arousing this. 5 (the Passion) a Relig. the suffering of Christ during… …

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  • 20 passion — n. 1 strong barely controllable emotion. 2 an outburst of anger (flew into a passion). 3 intense sexual love. 4 a strong enthusiasm (has a passion for football). b an object arousing this. 5 (the Passion) a Relig. the suffering of Christ during… …

    Useful english dictionary