Michaelmas

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Mich·ael·mas

 (mĭk′əl-məs)
n.
A Christian feast observed on September 29 in honor of the archangel Michael.

[Middle English mychelmesse, from Old English (Sanct) Michaeles mæsse, (Saint) Michael's mass : Michaeles, genitive of Michael, the archangel Michael + mæsse, Mass; see Mass.]
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Michaelmas

(ˈmɪkəlməs)
n
Sept 29, the feast of St Michael the archangel; in England, Ireland, and Wales, one of the four quarter days
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Mich•ael•mas

(ˈmɪk əl məs)

n.
Sept. 29, celebrated as the feast of the archangel Michael.
[before 1150; Middle English Mighelmes; Old English (Sanct) Michaeles masse (St.) Michael's Mass]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Michaelmas - honoring the archangel MichaelMichaelmas - honoring the archangel Michael; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
quarter day - a Christian holy day; one of four specified days when certain payments are due
Sep, Sept, September - the month following August and preceding October
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Translations

Michaelmas

[ˈmɪklməs]
A. Nfiesta f de San Miguel (29 setiembre)
B. CPD Michaelmas daisy Nmargarita f de otoño
Michaelmas term N (Brit) (Jur, Univ) → trimestre m de otoño, primer trimestre m
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Michaelmas

nMichaeli(s) nt
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Michaelmas

[ˈmɪklməs] nfesta di San Michele
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References in periodicals archive ?
The Bulgarian Church honors on Tuesday Michaelmas, the feast of St Michael the Archangel (also the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael) or the Feast of Michael and All Angels.
The Bulgarian Church honors [ETH][ETH]3/4nday Michaelmas, the feast of St Michael the Archangel (also the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael) or the Feast of Michael and All Angels.