Definitions for quadragesima

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Quadragesima, Quadrigesima Sunday(noun)

    the first Sunday in Lent


  1. Quadragesima(ProperNoun)


  2. Origin: From quadragesima, substantive of quadragesimus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quadragesima(noun)

    the forty days of fast preceding Easter; Lent

  2. Origin: [L., fr. quadragesimus the fortieth, fr. quadraginta forty; akin to quattuor four. See Four.]

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