Paschal Lamb


: a lamb slain and eaten during the Passover celebration in ancient Judaism

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of Paschal Lamb was in the 15th century

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“Paschal Lamb.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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