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Hogmanay

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noun Hog·ma·nay \ˌhäg-mə-ˈnā, ˈhäg-mə-ˌ\

Definition of Hogmanay

  1. 1 Scottish :  the eve of New Year's Day

  2. 2 Scottish :  a gift solicited or given at Hogmanay



Origin of hogmanay

origin unknown


First Known Use: circa 1680


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