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name day

RC Church the feast day of a saint whose name one bears
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Name day: Hristo, Hristina, Kristian, Kristina, Bozhidar, Emanuil, Emil, Radostin, Radostina, Radoslava, Radomir
Insiders say the name Day is a front-runner but it has not been decided.
The events will be held on Sointu's Name Day, 25 October (the name Sointu can be translated as "chord").
IN HUNGARIAN Christmas tradition, St Nicholas comes on his name day of December 6, when children hang out their boots, rather than stockings, to receive their presents.
According to John Stark, her husband of 28 years, one of Bach's proudest moments came last spring when she attended the New York city premiere of "Name Day", the first play in her "Balkan Trilogy" about the impact of ethnic strife in the former Yugoslavia from World War II until the outbreak of the civil war that broke up the nation in the 1990s.
As Trinity is our congregation's Name Day, I asked our study group about the origins of our name, and how "binding to ourselves the strong name of the Trinity" shaped their understandings of our community's relationship and mission.
Stuffed carp is considered to be the traditional choice; and the table has to be richly laid, given the Bulgarian custom that if someone is celebrating their name day, others may come to their home uninvited.A Nikulden, however, is even a more special day in Bulgaria's annual festive calendar: in practice anyone may invite over lunch or dinner without bearing the name Nikoleta or Nikola.
THE Cyprus Air Command launched a three-day celebration on Thursday to honour its patron saint, Archangel Michael, whose name day is on November 8.
St Nicholas Eve (Belgium, Czech Republic, Slovakia, the Netherlands, Hungary, Romania, Poland and the UK) Name day: Sava, Svetoslav, Vladislav, Vladislava, Stanislav, Stanislava, Dessislava, Ventsislav, Ventsislava, Slavcho, Sabina, Slavi, Slava
When she was signed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, she took the name Day after her acting teacher, Elias Day.
NAME DAY: Raewyn Henry with the rose named in her honour at the Rhondda Rose Society's festival at Rhondda Heritage Park
The liturgy will take place on the occasion of the apostle's name day which is October 18, the Constantia-Ammochostos bishopric said in a written statement.