saint's day

noun

: a day in a church calendar on which a saint is commemorated

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of saint's day was in the 15th century

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“Saint's day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/saint%27s%20day. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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