The feast day of a saint after whom a person is named.
More example sentences
- 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:
- The US English dictionary