Holy-Rood Day

noun

Definition of Holy-Rood Day

1 : the 3d day of May on which occurs the feast of the Invention of the Cross
2 : September 14

called also Holy Cross Day

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History and Etymology for Holy-Rood Day

Middle English holi rode dei

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“Holy-Rood Day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Holy-Rood%20Day. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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