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Definitions of lent

  1. a period of 40 weekdays from Ash Wednesday to Holy Saturday Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. of Lend Webster Dictionary DB
  3. imp. & p. p. of Lend. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. A fast of forty days, beginning with Ash Wednesday and continuing till Easter, observed by some Christian churches as commemorative of the fast of our Savior. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Slow; mild; gentle; as, lenter heats. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. See Lento. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. imp. & p. p. of Lend. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. A fast of forty days (excluding Sundays) observed by some churches before Easter. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9. Lenten. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  10. A fast of forty days, observed in commemoration of the fast of our Saviour, beginning with Ash-Wednesday and continuing till Easter. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  11. The forty days fast before Easter. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  12. A fast of forty days immediately preceding Easter. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  13. A fast of forty days, observed as a time of mortification in commemoration of the fasting of Jesus Christ in the wilderness, commencing with Ash Wednesday, and continuing till Easter. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  14. Did lend. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  15. Of lend, which see. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  16. The fast of forty days, beginning at Ash Wednesday and extending to the day before Easter Sunday, a period really comprising six weeks and four days, but reduced exactly to forty days by omitting the intervening Sundays. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  17. In ecclesiastical law. The quadragesimal fast; a time of abstinence; the time from Ash-Wednesday to Easter. thelawdictionary.org
  18. lent, n. an annual fast of forty days in commemoration of the fast of our Saviour (Matt. iv. 2), from Ash-Wednesday to Easter.--adj. LENT'EN, relating to, or used in, Lent: sparing.--n. LENT'-LIL'Y, the daffodil, as flowering in Lent. [A.S. lencten, the spring; Dut. lente, Ger. lenz.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  19. Period from Ash-Wednesday to Easter-Eve of which the 40 week-days are devoted to fasting& penitence in commemoration of Christ in the wilderness; (pl., at Cambridge) l.-term boat-races; l. -lily, daffodil; l. -term, university term in which l. falls. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  20. See lend Concise Oxford Dictionary
  21. L, =-FUL; the L suf. is normally preceded by -u- (turbulentus); but pestilentus, violentus. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  22. The great fast of the Christian Church; so named from the A.S. lencten, Ger. lenz, spring. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  23. n. [Anglo-Saxon] A fast of forty-days, beginning with Ash Wednesday and continuing till Easter, commemorative of the fast of our Savior. Cabinet Dictionary

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