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holy day Syllabification: ho·ly day
Pronunciation: /ˈˌhōlē ˈdā/

Definition of holy day in English:


A day on which a religious observance is held.
Example sentences
  • Since Albanian Americans are members of either Roman Catholic, Orthodox, or Islamic faiths, many religious festivals and holy days are observed.
  • God rested on the seventh day and declared it holy, giving rise to the observance of a holy day.
  • Some religious holy days were customarily observed with village processions while others were less dramatic.
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