Martinmas

[mahr-tn-muh s]

Origin of Martinmas

1250–1300; Middle English Martinmasse. See Saint (Saint) Martin, Mass
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Martinmas

noun
  1. the feast of St Martin on Nov 11; one of the four quarter days in Scotland
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