Carnival

Carnival, in Roman Catholic countries the name given to a season of feasting and revelry immediately preceding Lent, akin to the Saturnalia of the Romans.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Carniola * Carnot, Leonard Sadi
Carmelites
Carmen Sylva
Carmontel
Carnac
Carnarvon
Carnarvon, Henry Howard
Carnatic
Carneades
Carnegie, Andrew
Carniola
Carnival
Carnot, Leonard Sadi
Carnot, Marie François
Carnot, Nicolas
Caro, Annibale
Caro, Marie
Carolina, North
Carolina, South
Caroline Islands
Caroline of Brunswick
Caron, Lieutenant-Colonel

Nearby

Carnival in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Links here from Chalmers

Tickell, Richard