Lughnasadh

(aka Lughnsad, Lughsnaad and other spellings; Bron Trogain; Gwyl Awst; Thanksgiving; Harvest Home. See also Lammas/Loafday/Loafmass. The evening of the 31st, the day of the 1st)

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The first day of the Trogan month. Beginning of Foghamhr, or the 4th quarter of the year.

Lughnasadh, the Gaelic for "festival of Lugh" is pronounced "LOO-nah-sah." (Some people maintain
that the Scots dialect says it "LOO-nah-soo.")

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