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Lento vs. Lent

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Lento

In a slow tempo. Used chiefly as a direction.
Mar 24, 2023

Lent

Lent (Latin: Quadragesima, 'Fortieth') is a religious observance in the Christian liturgical calendar that begins on Ash Wednesday and ends approximately six weeks later; depending on the Christian denomination and local custom, Lent concludes either on the evening of Maundy Thursday, or at sundown on Holy Saturday, when the Easter Vigil is celebrated. Regardless, Lenten practices are properly maintained until the evening of Holy Saturday.
Mar 24, 2023

Lento

A lento passage or movement.
Mar 24, 2023

Lent

(in the Christian Church) the period preceding Easter, which is devoted to fasting, abstinence, and penitence in commemoration of Christ's fasting in the wilderness. In the Western Church it runs from Ash Wednesday to Holy Saturday, and so includes forty weekdays.
Mar 24, 2023

Lento

(music) Slow (45–60 bpm).
Mar 24, 2023
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Lent

Past tense and past participle of lend.
Mar 24, 2023

Lento

(music) A tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played very slowly.
Mar 24, 2023

Lent

A 40-day period of fasting and penitence observed by many Christians in preparation for Easter. In Western churches, Lent lasts from Ash Wednesday until Easter, usually excepting Sundays.
Mar 24, 2023

Lento

Slow; in slow time; slowly; - rarely written lente.
Mar 24, 2023

Lent

Simple past tense and past participle of lend
Mar 24, 2023

Lento

(of tempo) slow
Mar 24, 2023

Lent

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.
Mar 24, 2023

Lento

In music;
Play this lento, please
Mar 24, 2023

Lent

Slow; mild; gentle; as, lenter heats.
Mar 24, 2023

Lent

See Lento.
Mar 24, 2023

Lent

A period of 40 weekdays from Ash Wednesday to Holy Saturday
Mar 24, 2023

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