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Michaelmas

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noun Mich·ael·mas \ˈmi-kəl-məs\

Definition of Michaelmas

  1. :  September 29 celebrated as the feast of St. Michael the Archangel



Origin and Etymology of michaelmas

Middle English mychelmesse, from Old English Michaeles mæsse Michael's mass


First Known Use: before 12th century


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