Holy Thursday

Holy Thursday

Holy Thursday ExamplesWord Origin noun

  1. Ascension Day.
  2. the Thursday in Holy Week; Maundy Thursday.

Origin of Holy Thursday 1150–1200; Middle English; Old English Examples from the Web for holy thursday Historical Examples of holy thursday

  • Instead of the rose-color and blue of Holy-Thursday, the ladies now wore black or violet silks and satins with jet ornaments.

    Catholic World, Vol. XI, April 1870-September 1870


  • There still remains another remarkable ceremony customary in S. Peter’s on holy-Thursday.

    The Ceremonies of the Holy-Week at Rome

    Charles Michael Baggs

  • Its annual procession, which continued till the time of the revolution, took place on Holy-Thursday.

    Account of a Tour in Normandy, Vol. I. (of 2)

    Dawson Turner

  • British Dictionary definitions for holy thursday Holy Thursday noun RC Church

    1. another name for Maundy Thursday
    2. a rare name for Ascension Day
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