winter

winter, m.n: winter; year. (“ween-ter”)

November 7th is wintres dæg [winter’s day], the first day of winter according to Anglo-Saxon calendars.

winter

Detail of activities on a frozen river. The Hours of Joanna the Mad (1486-1506). London, British Library, Add MS 18852, folio 2r. [bl.uk/manuscripts]

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