- Ascension Day.
- the Thursday in Holy Week; Maundy Thursday.
Origin of Holy Thursday
1150–1200; Middle English; Old English
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Examples from the Web for 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.
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)
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