Definition of holy day in English:

holy day

Syllabification: ho·ly day


  • A day on which a religious observance is held.
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    • 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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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody