Definition of Palm Sunday in English:

Palm Sunday

Syllabification: Palm Sun·day

noun

  • The Sunday before Easter, when the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem is celebrated in many Christian churches by processions in which palm fronds are carried.
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    • But in America people come to church on Palm Sunday and again on Easter, with no services in between.
    • This is an Easter musical telling the story from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday.
    • For several years the church has led its Palm Sunday procession from the parish hall in Long Street to the church, but this year was the first time a longer route led by a donkey has been taken.

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