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Low Sunday

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noun
the first Sunday after Easter.
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Origin of Low Sunday

First recorded in 1505–15
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British Dictionary definitions for Low Sunday

Low Sunday

noun
the Sunday after Easter

Word Origin for Low Sunday

probably so named because of its relative unimportance in contrast with Easter Sunday
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