January 1

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Noun1.January 1 - (Roman Catholic Church and Anglican Church) feast day celebrating the circumcision of JesusJanuary 1 - (Roman Catholic Church and Anglican Church) feast day celebrating the circumcision of Jesus; celebrated on January 1st
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
Anglican Church, Anglican Communion, Church of England - the national church of England (and all other churches in other countries that share its beliefs); has its see in Canterbury and the sovereign as its temporal head
feast day, fete day - a day designated for feasting
2.January 1 - (Roman Catholic Church) a holy day of obligation
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
holy day of obligation - a day when Catholics must attend Mass and refrain from servile work, and Episcopalians must take Communion
Jan, January - the first month of the year; begins 10 days after the winter solstice
3.January 1 - the first day of the yearJanuary 1 - the first day of the year    
legal holiday, national holiday, public holiday - authorized by law and limiting work or official business
Jan, January - the first month of the year; begins 10 days after the winter solstice
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Israelis, who blithely call the eve of January 1st "Sylvester", and Jews who celebrate "New Year's Eve" as the civil year is ushered in, may not be aware of its tragic significance in Jewish history.
The court would resume regular hearing of the cases from the first day of next year on January 1st.
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Shortly after sunset on January 1st, North Americans can try to spot what's likely to be their personal record for a young crescent Moon.
The 70-year old Musharraf has to appear in front of a special civil court on January 1st to face the treason charges for declaring emergency and overthrowing the superior judiciary in November 2007.
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The campaign which kicked off January 1st is geared towards helping individuals reach resolutions they have set for themselves going into 2013, and essentially making this year their best year yet.
Well, I'm afraid Dry January turned into Dry January 1st as I went out with girlfriends on the 2nd and ended up having a bottle of wine.
IF you're struggling to shake off a hangover on Ne'erday, get yourself some fresh air, and possibly a reviver at Musselburgh Racecourse, staging their inaugural January 1st meeting.