Definition of Calvary in English:

Calvary

proper noun

  • 1The hill outside Jerusalem on which Christ was crucified.

    1. 1.1A sculpture or picture representing the scene of the Crucifixion.

Origin

From late Latin calvaria skull, translation of Greek golgotha place of a skull (Matt. 27:33) (see Golgotha).

Pronunciation:

Calvary

/ˈkalvəri/