Ice saints

Alternative definitions (2), class: vernacular (0)
Term: Ice saints
Definition: St. Mamertus, St. Pancras, and St. Savertius or St. Gervais, whose feast-days fall on 11, 12, and 13 May, respectively. These days are associated with May frosts in the folklore of a large part of Europe.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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