Midsummer Day

Midsummer Day

noun Chiefly British.
the saint's day of St. John the Baptist, celebrated on June 24, being one of the four quarter days in England.
Also called St. John's Day.


Origin:
before 1150; Middle English, Old English

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Midsummer's Day or Midsummer Day
 
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See also summer solstice June 24, the feast of St John the Baptist; in England, Ireland, and Wales, one of the four quarter days
 
Midsummer Day or Midsummer Day
 
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