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Great Week


noun Eastern Church.

Holy Week.

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Origin of Great Week

1650–60; translation of Late Greek megalḗ hebdomás
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British Dictionary definitions for great week

Great Week


noun

Eastern Churches the week preceding Easter, the equivalent of Holy Week in the Western Church
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