noun Hudson Valley: Older Use.
Origin of Pinkster
1790–1800, Americanism; < Dutch Pinksteren ≪ Greek pentēkostḗ Pentecost
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Historical Examples of pinxter
All up the country ways there were patches of wild honeysuckle,—pinxter flowers, as it was called.A Little Girl of Long Ago
Amanda Millie Douglas