Origin of maundy
Related Words for maundylaundry, bath, soaking, bathing, ablution, maundy, lavage, lavation, fomentation, lavabo
Examples from the Web for maundy
Contemporary Examples of maundy
Today is ‘Maundy Thursday’ in the Christian calendar, and the purses are known as ‘Maundy Money’.Queen, Philip and Beatrice Distribute Maundy Money
April 5, 2012
Historical Examples of maundy
After this maundy they were fed and sent away with a small present of money.English Monastic Life
The ceremony observed on the day was called holding or making the Maundy.Early Travels in Palestine
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He distributes the sovereign's doles to the poor on Maundy Thursday.
In England the giving of gifts on Maundy Thursday has taken the place of foot-washing.Holidays & Happy-Days
He also provided the Maundy gifts and selected the poor for the washing of feet.