Definition of name day in English:
The feast day of a saint after whom a person is named.
- I was constantly attending a birthday, wedding, bridal shower, baptism or celebration for someone's name day (their Saint's feast day).
- In Croatia, name days paid homage to the saint for whom you were named.
- Eastern Orthodox Christian families also celebrate the Slava, or saint's name day, of each member of the family.
Definition of name day in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.