Quadragesima

Quadragesima (i.e. fortieth), a name given to Lent because it lasts forty days, and assigned also to the first Sunday in Lent, the three Sundays which precede it being called respectively Septuagesima, Sexagesima, and Quinquagesima.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Pyx * Quadrant
Pyrrhonism
Pyrrhus
Pyrrhus
Pythagoras
Pythagoreans
Pytheas
Pythian Games
Python
Pythoness
Pyx
Quadragesima
Quadrant
Quadratic Equation
Quadriga
Quadrilateral, The
Quadroon
Quadruple Alliance
Quæstors
Quaigh
Quain, Jones
Quain, Richard

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