Via DolorosaVi·a Do·lo·ro·sa
- A difficult course or experience.
- Jesus's route from Pilate's judgment hall to Calvary.
Origin of Via DolorosaNew Latin via dol&omacron;r&omacron;sa : Latin via, road + Late Latin dol&omacron;r&omacron;sa, feminine of dol&omacron;r&omacron;sus, sorrowful.
- The route believed to have been taken through Jerusalem by Christ on his way to Calvary.
- (figuratively) The Way of the Cross.