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Today is ‘Maundy Thursday’ in the Christian calendar, and the purses are known as ‘Maundy Money’.Queen, Philip and Beatrice Distribute Maundy Money|Tom Sykes|April 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The almoner also superintended the daily maundy, or washing the feet of the poor selected for that purpose.
On Maundy Thursday, to set forth the anointing, which is consecrated to the purification of the soul.Churches and Church Ornaments|William Durandus
Young dandelion greens are eaten on Maundy Thursday in order to remain well throughout the year.Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking|Unknown
After this maundy they were fed and sent away with a small present of money.
The ceremony observed on the day was called holding or making the Maundy.Early Travels in Palestine|Arculf et al.