Definition of Last Supper in English:

Last Supper

proper noun

  • 1The supper eaten by Jesus and his disciples on the night before the Crucifixion, as recorded in the New Testament and commemorated by Christians in the Eucharist.

    • ‘Holy Thursday commemorates the Last Supper, which was held the evening before the Crucifixion.’
    • ‘I mean it's an obviously Christian story, it is about the grail, the chalice that Jesus drank from at the Last Supper.’
    • ‘This humbling gesture recalls the actions of Jesus at the Last Supper when he washed his disciples' feet.’
    • ‘This was a reminder of the days when the sovereign washed the feet of the poor in imitation of Christ washing the feet of His disciples at the Last Supper.’
    • ‘At the Last Supper, Jesus revealed his plan to take over the world.’
    • ‘Even the Last Supper and the death of Jesus point to the depths of Jesus' sacrificial sharing.’
    • ‘We had just done a Bible study on the Last Supper and we were discussing Communion.’
    • ‘The critical event was his Last Supper with his disciples.’
    • ‘However, thinking about it, there was probably quite a lot of chuckling that went on at the Last Supper when Jesus washed the disciples' feet.’
    • ‘It was the promise that Jesus had made to them on the night of the Last Supper - the promise of the Holy Spirit's coming to them to help and comfort them in His absence.’
    • ‘What did Jesus teach his disciples at the Last Supper?’
    • ‘Jesus and his disciples did this in the Last Supper.’
    • ‘At the Last Supper, Jesus spoke plainly about the tribulations his followers could expect after he was gone.’
    • ‘The Eucharist represents the Last Supper, the final meal that Jesus shared with His disciples.’
    • ‘He was also beside Jesus at the Last Supper on the night before Jesus died.’
    • ‘Attributed to Jesus at the Last Supper, these words are quoted in virtually every Eucharistic prayer known.’
    • ‘At the Last Supper, Jesus presents himself as the meal's meat, bringing an end to fleshly sacrifice.’
    • ‘It was said to be the bowl from which Christ and his disciples ate at the Last Supper or, in some versions, the cup from which they drank the wine.’
    • ‘Jesus prayed this prayer first of all for the disciples who were at the Last Supper.’
    • ‘It is no coincidence that this is the dramatic ritual that Jesus and the disciples were enacting at the Last Supper.’
    1. 1.1An artistic representation based on the Last Supper.


Last Supper

/ˌlast ˈsəpər/