Meaning of Advent Sunday in English:

Advent Sunday



  • The first Sunday in Advent, falling on or near 30 November.

    ‘It's that time of year again - with the first Advent Sunday the countdown to Christmas starts.’
    • ‘On this, the morning of the first Advent Sunday, I lack the will to go home.’
    • ‘She will open the first door of the Advent Calendar during morning service on Advent Sunday, November 30th.’
    • ‘The retired chemist will have plenty to reflect on for his final address on Advent Sunday.’
    • ‘Perhaps the magic of the season is so well expressed because the celebration begins on Advent Sunday - four weeks before Christmas Eve.’