holy day


Definition of holy day

: a day set aside for special religious observance

First Known Use of holy day

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of holy day was before the 12th century

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“Holy day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/holy%20day. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of holy day

: a day when a religious festival or holiday is observed

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Kids Definition of holy day

: a day set aside for special religious observance

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