Three Kings' Day

twelve days after Christmas; celebrates the visit of the three wise men to the infant Jesus
Hypernyms: ↑Christian holy day
Part Holonyms: ↑January, ↑Jan

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Usage: usually capitalized T&K&D
Etymology: so called from the wise men (traditionally kings and three in number) that brought gifts to the infant Jesus (Mt 2:1-12)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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