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[eed] /id/
either of two Islamic festivals, Eid al-Fitr or Eid al-Adha.
Origin of Eid
Before 1700; < Arabic ʿīd “festival, feast” from Aramaic ʿed “day of assembly, feast day, festival” Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The king, with the troop that followed him, turned east to Eid forest.

    Heimskringla Snorri Sturlason
  • He had killed the son of Eid of Ass, the son of Skeggi, and been outlawed for it.

  • Eid Mehemmed had brought a coffin with him in order to take the remains to Khiva.

  • Eid was then very old when this happened, so the case was not followed up.

    Laxdla Saga Anonymous
  • King Olaf was at that time at Eid, in the upper end of Raumarike.

    Heimskringla Snorri Sturlason

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