Easter (disambiguation)

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Easter is a Christian and cultural spring festival.

Easter may also refer to:

  • Easter customs, cultural traditions and practices that take place during the above festival
  • Eastertide, a fifty-day season in some Christian traditions
  • Ēostre, the pagan equinox (hence, "East") festival from which the Christian festival takes its name in English and in other Germanic languages
  • Passover in archaic usage, the Jewish Passover had been called "Easter", e.g., in the KJV in a single instance of Acts 12:4, and in the Tyndale Bible in which "ester" was used throughout the New Testament.



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