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Easter US English

The most important and oldest festival of the Christian Church, celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ and held (in the Western Church) between March 21 and April 25, on the first Sunday after the first full moon following the northern spring equinox

Easter Day US English

The day on which the festival of Easter is celebrated

Easter egg US English

A hard-boiled egg that is dyed and often decorated as part of the Easter celebration

Easter Eve US English

The day immediately preceding Easter Day

Easter lily US English

A spring-flowering lily

Easter bunny US English

An imaginary rabbit said to bring gifts to children at Easter

Easter Island US English

An island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, west of and administered by Chile; population 3,300 (est. 2009). The island, first settled by Polynesians in about ad 400, is famous for its large monolithic statues of human heads that are believed to date from 1000–1600

Easter Monday US English

The day after Easter Sunday, a public holiday in some places

Easter Rising US English

The uprising in Dublin and other cities in Ireland against British rule, Easter 1916. It ended with the surrender of the protesters, most of whose leaders were subsequently executed, but was a contributory factor in the establishment of the Irish Free State (1922)

Easter Saturday US English

(In general use) the Saturday preceding Easter Day

northeaster US English

A storm or wind blowing from the northeast, especially in New England

nor'easter in northeaster US English

A storm or wind blowing from the northeast, especially in New England

southeaster US English

A wind blowing from the southeast

Easter Sunday in Easter Day US English

The day on which the festival of Easter is celebrated

Easter English-Spanish

Pascua f (de Resurrección)

Easter egg English-Spanish

huevo m de Pascua

Easter Island English-Spanish

la Isla de Pascua

Easter Monday in Easter English-Spanish

(el) lunes de Pascua

the Easter bunny in bunny English-Spanish

el conejo de Pascua

the Easter vacation in Easter English-Spanish

las vacaciones de Semana Santa

Easter Day o Sunday in Easter English-Spanish

(el) Domingo de Pascua

Easter is early this year in early English-Spanish

(la) Pascua cae temprano este año

Easter is late this year in late English-Spanish

(la) Pascua cae tarde este año

it happened somewhere around Easter in somewhere English-Spanish

sucedió alrededor de Semana Santa

he's staying with us over Easter in stay English-Spanish

va a pasar la Semana Santa con nosotros