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walpurgis night


from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The night before the first day of May, on which, according to German popular superstition, witches are said to ride on broomsticks, he-goats, etc., to some appointed rendezvous, especially the Brocken in the Harz Mountains, where they hold high festival with their master the devil.

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  • n. eve of May Day


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