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Definition of Lent lily

Lent lily
Lent Lent, n. [OE. lente, lenten, leynte, AS. lengten, lencten, spring, lent, akin to D. lente, OHG. lenzin, langiz, G. lenz, and perh. fr. AS. lang long, E. long, because at this season of the year the days lengthen.] (Eccl.) A fast of forty days, beginning with Ash Wednesday and continuing till Easter, observed by some Christian churches as commemorative of the fast of our Savior. Lent lily (Bot.), the daffodil; -- so named from its blossoming in spring.

Meaning of Lent lily from wikipedia

- Narcissus pseudonarcissus (commonly known as wild daffodil or Lent lily) is a perennial flowering plant. This species has pale yellow flowers, with a...
- and ****ociated religious festivals such as Easter, hence the use of Lent lily or in German, Easter bells, amongst its common names. The appearance of...
- sarniensis Gymea lily, Doryanthes excelsa Hedgehog lily, M****onia depressa Kaffir lily: Clivia miniata Schizostylis coccinea Lent lily, the wild daffodil...
- navy sidewheel steamer Narcissus pseudonarcissus, the wild daffodil (Lent lily) DAF Daffodil, a Dutch automobile of the 1960s Daffodil or "daffy", a...
- Lad, and first lines where Housman did not title his poem: XXIX "The Lent Lily" XV "Ladslove" ("Look not in my eyes") XVII "Goal and Wicket" ("Twice...
- "daffydowndilly" have appeared as alternative names. Other names include "Lent lily". Although the family Amaryllidaceae are predominantly tropical or subtropical...
- church, and decorating Easter eggs, a symbol of the empty tomb. The Easter lily, a symbol of the resurrection, traditionally serve as the chancel flowers...
- over 100 species of flowers and other plants, including snowdrops and lent lily, a small native species of daffodil. There is access by a footpath from...
- deal of time with Lily because of her fixation in having a daughter. Mitc**** and Cameron asked her and Jay to become guardians of Lily if anything were...
- and Voldemort's ideology of wizard supremacy, Snape's love for Muggle-born Lily Evans, Harry's mother, eventually compelled him to defect from the Death...
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