Definition of Twelfth Day in English:

Twelfth Day

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noun

  • archaic term for Twelfth Night.
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    • On this day in 1508, the Duke of Buckingham gave a feast for 460 guests to celebrate the Twelfth Day of Christmas.
    • In Christian history, it is believed that January 6th marks the Twelfth Day of Christmas; twelve days following the birth of Jesus Christ.
    • The Assembly Member congratulated District No 5 and Tobermore District No 11 on hosting ‘excellent family orientated Twelfth Day celebrations.’

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