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Meaning of MARTINMAS

Pronunciation:  'mârtnmus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the feast of Saint Martin; a quarter day in Scotland
 

MARTINMAS is a 9 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: November 11, St Martin's Day
 
 See Also: Nov, November, quarter day

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mar"tin*mas\, n. [St. Martin + mass religious
service.] (Eccl.)
The feast of St. Martin, the eleventh of November; -- often
called {martlemans}.

{Martinmas summer}, a period of calm, warm weather often
   experienced about the time of Martinmas; Indian summer.
   --Percy Smith.

 

 

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