See also: pask and påsk

CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin pascha, from Ancient Greek πάσχα (páskha), from Aramaic פסחא‎, from Hebrew פֶּסַח(pesaḥ).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Pask m

  1. Easter

MutationEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French pasches, from Ecclesiastical Latin pascha, from Ancient Greek πάσχα (páskha), from Aramaic פַּסְחָא(pasḥā), from Hebrew פֶּסַח(pésaḥ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpask(ə)/, /ˈpaːsk(ə)/, /ˈpask(i)s/

Proper nounEdit

Pask

  1. Passover (Jewish holy day)
  2. Easter (Christian holy day)
  3. A return of Jesus Christ.
  4. A lamb eaten at Passover or Easter; a Paschal Lamb.
  5. (rare) The pain endured by Jesus Christ.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: Pasch (archaic)
  • Scots: Pace

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