Word:

Rogation

Ro`ga´tion
n.1.(Rom. Antiq.) The demand, by the consuls or tribunes, of a law to be passed by the people; a proposed law or decree.
2.(Eccl.) Litany; supplication.
Rogation days
(Eccl.) the three days which immediately precede Ascension Day; - so called as being days on which the people, walking in procession, sang litanies of special supplication.
Rogation flower
(Bot.) a European species of milkwort (Polygala vulgaris); - so called from its former use for garlands in Rogation week.
Rogation week
the second week before Whitsunday, in which the Rogation days occur.
- Dr. Prior.
Noun1.rogation - a solemn supplication ceremony prescribed by the church
invocation, supplication
Translate Rogation to German
Browse
Roebling
Roebuck
Roed
Roedeer
Roentgen
Roentgen ray
roentgenogram
roentgenographic
roentgenography
roentgenoscope
Roestone
rofecoxib
roff
ROFL
ROFLMAO
Rogaine
-- Rogation --
Rogation Day
Rogation days
Rogation flower
Rogation week
Rogatory
Roger
Roger Bacon
Roger Bannister
Roger Brooke Taney
Roger de Mortimer
Roger Eliot Fry
Roger Fry
Roger Huntington Sessions
Roger Sessions
Roger Sherman
Roger Taney
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home