All Saints' Day


: November 1 observed in Western liturgical churches as a Christian feast in honor of all the saints

Word History

First Known Use

1562, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of All Saints' Day was in 1562

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“All Saints' Day.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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All Saints' Day

: November 1 observed as a church festival in honor of the Christian saints

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