Childermas day


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Related to Childermas day: Holy Innocents Day

Chil´dermas day`


1.(Eccl.) A day (December 28) observed by mass or festival in commemoration of the children slain by Herod at Bethlehem; - called also Holy Innocent's Day.
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17) The 'Sermon of the Child Bishop, Pronownsyd by John Stubs, querester, on Childermas Day, at Glocester, 1558', now forms part of BL: Cotton Vespasian A.