Hallowmas

[hal-oh-muh s, -mas]

Origin of Hallowmas

1375–1425; late Middle English; short for Allhallowmas
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Hallowmas

Hallowmass

noun
  1. archaic the feast celebrating All Saints' Day

Word Origin for Hallowmas

C14: see Allhallows, Mass
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