paschal lambpaschal lamb
- among the ancient Hebrews, the lamb slain and eaten at the Passover Seder
- [oftenP- L-] Agnus Dei (sense )
- a. The lamb sacrificed at the first Passover.b. A lamb sacrificed in any later Passover commemoration.
- Paschal Lamb See Agnus Dei.
(plural paschal lambs)
- Alternative form of Paschal Lamb.