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kirmess

[kur-mis] /ˈkɜr mɪs/
noun
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for kirmess

kermis

/ˈkɜːmɪs/
noun
1.
(formerly, esp in Holland and Northern Germany) an annual country festival or carnival
2.
(US & Canadian) a similar event, esp one held to collect money for charity
Word Origin
C16: from Middle Dutch kercmisse, from kerc church + misseMass; originally a festival held to celebrate the dedication of a church

kirmess

/ˈkɜːmɪs/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of kermis
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