Pinkster

See also: pinkster

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch Pinkster, Pinksteren, from Ancient Greek πεντηκοστή (pentēkostḗ). See Pentecost.

Proper nounEdit

Pinkster

  1. Whitsuntide

Derived termsEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for Pinkster in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch pinxter.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɪŋ(k).stər/
  • Hyphenation: Pink‧ster

Proper nounEdit

Pinkster f

  1. (now slightly informal) Alternative form of Pinksteren.