from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Quasimodo, Salvatore 1901-1968. Italian poet whose early nostalgic works contrast with his later socially concerned poetry. He won the 1959 Nobel Prize for literature.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The first Sunday after Easter; Low Sunday
  • n. A surfing trick performed whilst crouching

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The first Sunday after Easter; Low Sunday.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as Low Sunday. Also called Quasimodo Sunday and Quasimodogeniti Sunday. See low.


From the Latin mass - quasi modo geniti infantes (Wiktionary)
From the hunchback character Quasimodo (Wiktionary)



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