candlemas candlemas

Definition(s):

  • (n) feast day commemorating the presentation of Christ in the temple; a quarter day in Scotland

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  • Groundhog Day

    Groundhog Day falls on February 2 in the United States, coinciding with Candlemas. It is a part of popular culture among many Americans and it centers on the idea of the groundhog coming out of its home to “predict” the weather.
    on January 21, 2014     Source: The Purdue Exponent

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