Hallowmas

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Short for All-hallows' mass (All-saints' mass), ultimately continuing Old English ealra hālgena mæsse-dæġ (literally All Saints' mass day), equivalent to hallow (saint) +‎ -mas.

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Hallowmas

  1. (archaic) All Saints Day, November 1