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Pascagoula
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Pascha
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Paschal II
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Paschal definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

PAS'CHAL, a. [L. pascha.] Pertaining to the passover, or to Easter.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: of or relating to Passover or Easter; "paschal lamb"

Merriam Webster's

adjective see Pasch

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 of or relating to the Jewish Passover. 2 of or relating to Easter. Phrases and idioms: paschal lamb 1 a lamb sacrificed at Passover. 2 Christ. Etymology: ME f. OF pascal f. eccl.L paschalis f. pascha f. Gk paskha f. Aram. pasha, rel. to Heb. pesah PASSOVER

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Paschal Pas"chal, a. [L. paschalis: cf. F. pascal. See Pasch.] Of or pertaining to the passover, or to Easter; as, a paschal lamb; paschal eggs. --Longfellow. Paschal candle (R. C. Ch.), a large wax candle, blessed and placed on the altar on Holy Saturday, or the day before Easter. Paschal flower. See Pasque flower, under Pasque.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. 1. Passover. 2. Easter.



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