noun Eas·ter·tide \ˈē-stər-ˌtīd\

Definition of Eastertide

  1. :  the period from Easter to Ascension Day, to Whitsunday, or to Trinity Sunday

Origin and Etymology of eastertide

Middle English estertide, from Old English ēastortīd, from ēastor + tīd time — more at tide

First Known Use: before 12th century

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