Easter

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vigil before certain feasts (as e.g. Easter) agrypnia
(Christianity) celebration of the Ascension of Christ into heaven; observed on the 40th day after Easter Ascension , Ascension Day , Ascension of the Lord
7th Wednesday before Easter; the first day of Lent; the day following Mardi Gras (`fat Tuesday'); a day of fasting and repentance Ash Wednesday
Japanese shrub that resembles members of the genus Spiraea; widely cultivated in many varieties for its dense panicles of flowers in many colors; often forced by florists for Easter blooming Astilbe japonica , spiraea , spirea
ornamental shrub or tree of the genus Laburnum; often cultivated for Easter decorations common laburnum , golden chain , golden rain , Laburnum anagyroides
rabbit that delivers Easter eggs Easter bunny
card expressing an Easter greeting Easter card
day (in March or April) on which the festival of Easter is celebrated Easter Day , Easter Sunday
egg-shaped candy used to celebrate Easter Easter egg
colored hard-boiled egg used to celebrate Easter Easter egg
Easter season Eastertide
Russian goldsmith noted for creating a series of jeweled and enameled Easter eggs for European royalty (1846-1920) Faberge , Peter Carl Faberge
genus of western American low tufted herbs: Easter daisy genus Townsendia , Townsendia
Friday before Easter Good Friday
Saturday before Easter; the last day of Lent Holy Saturday
Thursday before Easter; commemorates the Last Supper Holy Thursday , Maundy Thursday
week before Easter Holy Week , Passion Week
Easter season Lent
christian time of fasting, 40 weekdays before Easter Lent
Sunday following Easter Low Sunday
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