Feria meaning

fîrē-ə, fĕr-
A weekday on a church calendar on which no feast is observed.
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In ancient Rome, holidays or festivals.
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(eccles.) Any weekday, except Saturday, that is not a feast day or vigil.
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A weekday on a Church calendar on which no feast is observed.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
feria
Plural:
ferias

Origin of feria

  • Medieval Latin fēria ordinary day, weekday from Late Latin feast day (used with ordinals to name the days of the week) from Latin fēriae religious festival, holidays dhēs- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition