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Pinxter

[pingk-ster] /ˈpɪŋk stər/
noun
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Pinkster

or Pinxter

[pingk-ster] /ˈpɪŋk stər/
noun, Hudson Valley: Older Use.
Origin of Pinkster
1790-1800
1790-1800, Americanism; < Dutch PinksterenGreek pentēkostḗ Pentecost
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  • All up the country ways there were patches of wild honeysuckle,—Pinxter flowers, as it was called.

    A Little Girl of Long Ago Amanda Millie Douglas

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