Pentecost Family History
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Pentecost Name Meaning
English: nickname for someone who was born at Whitsuntide or had some particular connection with that time of year, such as owing a feudal obligation then. The name is from Middle English, Old French pentecost, from Greek pentekoste (hemera) ‘fiftieth (day)’, i.e. the fiftieth day after Easter.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press