HyperDic: religious_holiday

English > 1 sense of the expression religious holiday:
NOUNtimereligious holiday, holy daya day specified for religious observance
English > religious holiday: 1 sense > noun 1, time
MeaningA day specified for religious observance.
Synonymholy day
Part ofchurch year, Christian yearThe year in the ecclesiastical calendar
NarrowerChristian holy dayA religious holiday for Christians
Dormition, Feast of Dormitioncelebration in the Eastern Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended
Jewish holy dayA religious holiday for Jews
fast dayA day designated for fasting
BroaderholidayA day on which work is suspended by law or custom
Spanishfiesta religiosa
Catalanfesta religiosa

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