at latter Lammas

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According to one theory, Lammas Day (1 August) being an important day for settling accounts, latter Lammas signified the last day for settling accounts: in other words, judgement day. Thus, in worldly terms, at latter Lammas means never.

Prepositional phrase[edit]

at latter Lammas

  1. (idiomatic, Britain) Never.


Further reading[edit]

  • The Old Ways: Lammas, by Doug and Sandy Kopf [1]