Tenebrae

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noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction Ten·e·brae \ ˈte-nə-ˌbrā , -ˌbrī , -ˌbrē \

Definition of Tenebrae

:a church service observed during the final part of Holy Week commemorating the sufferings and death of Christ

Origin and Etymology of tenebrae

Medieval Latin, from Latin, darkness — more at temerity


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