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Definition: Rogation week
, n. [L. rogatio, fr. rogare, rogatum, to
ask, beg, supplicate: cf. F. rogation. Cf. Abrogate
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.
He perfecteth the rogations or litanies before in
(Eccl.), the three days which immediately
precede Ascension Day
; -- so called as being days on
which the people, walking in procession, sang litanies of
(Bot.), a European species of milkwort
); -- so called from its former use
for garlands in Rogation week. --Dr. Prior.
, the second week before Whitsunday, in which
the Rogation days occur.