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Pentecost
American English: /ˈpɛn(t)əˌkɔst/
British English: /ˈpɛntɪkɒst/

Translation of Pentecost in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • As the church prepares to celebrate the ascension and Pentecost, readings are focused on the life of the disciples after Jesus.
    • First, assorted passages from Revelation made up the second reading for six of the seven Sundays between Easter and Pentecost.
    • Of course, these stern warnings only make sense in light of what was announced and celebrated on Pentecost and Trinity Sundays.

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