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  • Since it is her "nameday," we are preparing our celebration little by little this week.

    Crème Sainte-Anne (St. Anne's Cream)

  • You then choose your profession and your character's "nameday" and "guardian," the former being your character's birthday; the latter being the deity your character worships.

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  • A star cake-tin and a star cookie-cutter, or a sunburst dessert mold are a delight to a child who likes to help prepare nameday dessert; small children may cut out stars or stick gummed stars on place-mats or paper plates.

    The Feast of St. Thomas Aquinas

  • Happy nameday, Anne, thank you for sharing, I think this is a great way to bring children closer to some religious notions and really really fun!

    St Anne, "Flowering, Fruitful Rod of Jesse"

  • Last year, since I didn't have a heart shaped pan, I used the directions found in My nameday--come for dessert, for our Heart Cake.

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  • Which is why, when it's time to celebrate a birthday or nameday -- meaningless though those concepts are, out on Saturn's synthetic surface -- Amber tends to drag people over to the bright lights in the big city.

    Asimov's Science Fiction

  • Skolt children received a “first tooth reindeer,” a “nameday reindeer,” and reindeer as gifts on various other occasions, including as wedding gifts, so that a new household began with a small herd of the beloved animals.

    Diffusion of Innovations

  • Aiel, at least as many as the men in the valley, and if they were not Couladin's, they meant to give a nameday surprise, for they were lying low among the dying bushes and dead leaves.

    The Fires of Heaven

  • You see, therefore, most kind and charming lady, that I can wish nothing for you on your nameday, because my wishes are too feeble, and therefore unproductive.

    Joseph Haydn

  • I also take the liberty of wishing you all possible good on your approaching nameday, begging you to continue your favour towards me, and to consider me on every occasion as your own, though unworthy, master.

    Joseph Haydn

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