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Origin of Hogmanay
Words nearby Hogmanay
Example sentences from the Web for Hogmanay
Only two Jocks had got out and kept their Hogmanay elsewhere and quite elsehow—a creditably small proportion out of forty men.Non-combatants and Others|Rose Macaulay
On the night of Hogmanay, at about half-past ten, the regiment assembles in the barrack square.Anecdotes of the Great War|Carleton Britton Case
Each child gets a quadrant of oat-cake (sometimes with cheese), and this is called the “Hogmanay.”Christmas in Ritual and Tradition, Christian and Pagan|Clement A. Miles
A number of young men of the clan were invited by their chief to pass Hogmanay night in his castle at Dunvegan.Gairloch In North-West Ross-Shire|John H. Dixon, F.S.A. Scot
Dec. 31—Made preparation to keep Hogmanay, inviting our two neighbors.
British Dictionary definitions for Hogmanay
- New Year's Eve in Scotland
- (as modifier)a Hogmanay party See also first-foot