fasten's e'en

noun fast·en's e'en \ˌfasənˈzēn\
variants: or

fasten's

\ˈfasənz\

Definition of fasten's e'en

dialectal, British

  1. :  shrove tuesday

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Origin and Etymology of fasten's e'en

Middle English (Scots) fastinnys evin, from fastinnys (genitive of Middle English—Sc—fastin fast, variant of Middle English fasten) + evin (variant of Middle English even evening, eve) — more at 2fasten, 1even


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