plural -es
: the feast of St. Hilary on January 13 in the Anglican calendar and January 14 in the Roman Catholic calendar

Word History


Middle English Hillarimesse, from St. Hilaryab a.d. 367 bishop of Poitiers + Middle English messe mass

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“Hilarymas.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hilarymas. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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