Lammastide


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Lam·mas·tide

 (lăm′əs-tīd′)
n.
The time of year around Lammas (August 1).

Lammastide

(ˈlæməsˌtaɪd)
n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) archaic the season of Lammas

Lam•mas•tide

(ˈlæm əsˌtaɪd)

n.
the season of Lammas.
[1300–50]
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Noun1.Lammastide - the season of Lammas
Scotland - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts
season - a recurrent time marked by major holidays; "it was the Christmas season"
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It was only last Lammastide, sir knight, that I was left for dead near Reading as I journeyed to Winchester fair.
Cape Town and Tappen Zee are also half-siblings to Easter Stakes winner Regiment and to Listed-placed Green's Ferneley and Lammastide.
Easter chicks before St Brigid's Day, or Christmas cards appearing before Lammastide perturb him and unbalance his joie de vivre.