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Maundy Thursday

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noun

the Thursday of Holy Week, commemorating Jesus' Last Supper and His washing of the disciples' feet upon that day.

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Origin of Maundy Thursday

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50
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British Dictionary definitions for Maundy Thursday

Maundy Thursday

noun

Christianity the Thursday before Easter observed as a commemoration of the Last Supper
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