Valentine's Day

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Valentine's Day
Antique Valentine 1909 01.jpg
1909 Valentine's caird
An aa calledSaunt Valentine's Day or the Feast o Saunt Valentine
Observed biFowk in mony kintras;
Anglican Communion (see calendar)
Lutheran Kirk (see calendar)
TeepChristian, cultural, commercial
SigneeficanceFeast day o Saunt Valentine; the celebration o luve an affection
ObservancesSendin greeting cairds an gifts, datin, kirk services
Date
Frequencyannual

Valentine's Day, an aa cried Saunt Valentine's Day or the Feast o Saunt Valentine,[1] is an annual haliday celebratit on Februar 14. It oreeginatit as a Wastren Christian liturgical feast day honourin ane or mair early saunts named Valentinus, an is recognised as a signeeficant cultural an commercial celebration in mony regions aroond the warld, awtho it isna a public haliday in ony kintra.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Chambers 21st Century Dictionary, Revised ed., Allied Publishers, 2005 ISBN 9780550142108