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Meaning of LAMMAS

Pronunciation:  'lamus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  commemorates Saint Peter's miraculous deliverance from prison; a quarter day in Scotland; a harvest festival in England
 

LAMMAS is a 6 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: August 1, Lammas Day
 
 See Also: quarter day

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Lam"mas\, n. [AS. hl[=a]mmesse, hl[=a]fm[ae]sse, loaf
mass, bread feast, or feast of first fruits; hl[=a]f loaf +
m[ae]sse mass. See {Loaf}, and {Mass} religious service.]
The first day of August; -- called also {Lammas day}, and
{Lammastide}.

 

 

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