Pinkster

or Pinx·ter

[ pingk-ster ]
/ ˈpɪŋk stər /

noun Hudson Valley: Older Use.

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Origin of Pinkster

1790–1800, Americanism; < Dutch Pinksteren ≪ Greek pentēkostḗ Pentecost
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