Last modified on 9 October 2013, at 06:47

at latter Lammas

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

According to one theory, Lammas Day (1 August) being an important day for settling accounts, latter Lammas signified the last day for settling accounts: in other words, judgement day. Thus, in worldly terms, at latter Lammas means never.

Prepositional phraseEdit

at latter Lammas

  1. (idiomatic, UK) Never.

TranslationsEdit

External linksEdit

  • The Old Ways: Lammas, by Doug and Sandy Kopf [1]