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  • (n): wrenboys, (Irish: Lucht an dreoilín), are mummers who celebrate the Wren on St. Stephen's Day (Dec. 26), dressing up in straw masks and colorful clothing and parading through town accompanied by traditional music. The tradition was also practiced in Britain, especially Wales.

    cf. pace-eggers

    January 11, 2009

  • Also, a fan of The Wrens.

    January 11, 2009