Saint Agnes' Eve

noun Saint Ag·nes' Eve \ -ˈag-nə-səz- , -ˈag-nəs- \

Definition of Saint Agnes' Eve

:the night of January 20 when a woman is traditionally held to have a revelation of her future husband

Origin and Etymology of saint agnes' eve

St. Agnes


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