Saint Valentine's Day


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Saint Valentine's Day

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n.
February 14, celebrated in many countries by the exchange of valentines or love tokens. Also called Valentine's Day.

[Primarily after Saint Valentine.]

Saint Valentine's Day

n
Feb 14, the day on which valentines are exchanged, originally connected with the pagan festival of Lupercalia
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Saint Valentine's Day - a day for the exchange of tokens of affectionSaint Valentine's Day - a day for the exchange of tokens of affection
day - a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance; "Mother's Day"
Feb, February - the month following January and preceding March
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I discovered at our recent "Love Quiz" that February 14 was formally designated Saint Valentine's Day by Henry VII in 1537 and we have been celebrating it ever since.
The Saint Valentine's Day Massacre of 1929 resulted in seven of his rivals being killed in one go in broad daylight.
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Valentine's day is known as Saint Valentine's Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine and is a tradition for couples to celebrate their love on 14 February of every year.
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