palma Christi

noun pal·ma Chris·ti \ ˌpalməˈkristē , -ˌstī \
variants: or less commonly palmcrist \pronunciation at 1palm + ˌkrist\

Definition of palma Christi

plural palmae Christi \-(ˌ)mē-, -ˌmī\ also palmcrists

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Origin and Etymology of palma christi

Medieval Latin palma Christi, literally, palm of Christ


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