Passion Week


noun

the week preceding Easter; Holy Week.
the week before Holy Week, beginning with Passion Sunday.

Origin of Passion Week

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400
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Passion Week


noun

the week between Passion Sunday and Palm Sunday
(formerly) Holy Week; the week before Easter
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