\mˈɔːndi], \mˈɔːndi], \m_ˈɔː_n_d_i]\
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By Princeton University
By Oddity Software
The name applied to the office appointed to be read during the ceremony of washing the feet of poor persons, in imitation of our Lord when he washed his disciples feet after supper, saying, "Mandatum novum do vobis"-a new commandment I give to you; Maundy Thursday, in Eng., the day kept in memory of the Maundy by the distribution of small silver coins and clothes by the Royal Almoner; the Thursday before Good Friday.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.