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All Hallow’s Day (November 1st)


The French call it Toussaint, which we have translated All Saintsʹ Day. Hallowmas is All-Saintsʹ festival. (Anglo-Saxon, hálig, but Hálig-mónáth was September, and Hálig-dœg was simply a Holy-day.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Al Rakim (pronounce Rah-keem)
Al-Sirat (Arabian, the path)
All and Some
All and Sundry
All cannot do all
All Fools Day (April 1st)
All Fours
All-hallown Summer
All Hallow’s Day (November 1st)
All Hallows Eve
All in all
All in the Wrong
All is lost
All is not gold that glitters or glisters
All my Eye (and) Betty Martin
All one
All Saints
All Serene