Christmas Eve

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English Cristemasse eve, from an assumed Old English *Cristes mæsseǣfen.

PronunciationEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Christmas Eve

  1. The evening before Christmas Day.
  2. The day before Christmas Day.
    • 1681, Church of England, The book of common prayer:
      This Collect is to be repeated every day with the other Collects in Advent, until Christmas-Eve.

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