Hallowmas


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Synonyms for Hallowmas

a Christian feast day honoring all the saints

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2 as All Souls Day and the three days collectively are called Hallowmas.
The Roman Catholic Church made November 1 a holiday to honour all the saints, called All Saints Day or Hallowmas or All Hallows.
All Hallows Eve is followed on November 1 by All Hallows Day, also called All Hallowmas, All Saints' Day and All Souls Day.
When Christianity displaced Wicca in the British Isles, Samhain became Hallowmas, the celebration of the saints, the hallowed ones.
All Saints' Day, originally known as Hallowmas, has its origins in the many and varied local church remembrances of their dead.
31 as a day when fairies, imps and other supernatural beings graced the countryside and destroyed all the crops, but over time transitioned into Hallowmas 6 a day when people would wear masks and knock on strangers doors.
The three celebrations of the eve of All Saints' Day, All Saints' Day, and All Souls' Day - were called Hallowmas.
Together, the three celebrations, the eve of All Saints', All Saints', and All Souls', were called Hallowmas.
Which Christian festival day is also known as Hallowmas?