Quadragesimal

[kwod-ruh-jes-uh-muh l]

adjective

of, relating to, or suitable for Lent; Lenten.
(sometimes lowercase) lasting 40 days, as the fast of Lent.

Origin of Quadragesimal

First recorded in 1620–30; Quadragesim(a) + -al1
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Related Words for quadragesimal

quadragenarian

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British Dictionary definitions for quadragesimal

Quadragesimal

adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of Lent or the season of Lent
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