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Oc·to·ber

 (ŏk-tō′bər)
n.
1. The tenth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar. See Table at calendar.
2. Chiefly British Ale brewed in October.

[Middle English Octobre, from Old French Octobre and Old English October, both from Latin Octōber, eighth month, from octō, eight; see oktō(u) in Indo-European roots.]

October

(ɒkˈtəʊbə)
n
the tenth month of the year, consisting of 31 days
[Old English, from Latin, from octo eight, since it was the eighth month in Roman reckoning]

Oc•to•ber

(ɒkˈtoʊ bər)

n.
the tenth month of the year, containing 31 days. Abbr.: Oct.
[before 1050; Middle English, Old English < Latin Octōber the eighth month of the early Roman year]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.october - the month following September and preceding NovemberOctober - the month following September and preceding November
Gregorian calendar, New Style calendar - the solar calendar now in general use, introduced by Gregory XIII in 1582 to correct an error in the Julian calendar by suppressing 10 days, making Oct 5 be called Oct 15, and providing that only centenary years divisible by 400 should be leap years; it was adopted by Great Britain and the American colonies in 1752
Columbus Day, Discovery Day, October 12 - a legal holiday commemorating the discovery of America by Christopher Columbus
October 24, United Nations Day - a day for celebrating the founding of the United Nations
Gregorian calendar month - a month in the Gregorian calendar
mid-October - the middle part of October
Translations
Oktober
أُكْتَوبَرشَهْر أوكتوبر: تِشرين أوَّل
октомври
octubre
říjen
oktober
oktobro
oktoober
lokakuu
अक्तूबर
listopad
október
oktober
október
十月
10월시월
october
spalis
oktobris
octombrie
október
oktoberoktóber
октобар
oktober
เดือนตุลาคม
ekimTeşrini Evvel
жовтень
tháng Mười

October

[ɒkˈtəʊbəʳ] Noctubre m
see July for usage

October

[ɒkˈtəʊbər]
noctobre m
in October → en octobre
see also July
modif [birthday, wedding] → en octobre

October

nOktober m; the October Revolutiondie Oktoberrevolution ? also September

October

[ɒkˈtəʊbəʳ] nottobre m
for usage see July

October

(okˈtəubə) noun
the tenth month of the year, the month following September.

october

أُكْتَوبَر říjen oktober Oktober Οκτώβριος octubre lokakuu octobre listopad ottobre 十月 10월 oktober oktober październik outubro октябрь oktober เดือนตุลาคม Ekim tháng Mười 十月
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The Stars at Oktober Bend, Glenda Millard (Allen & Unwin)
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When Glenda Millard first contemplated The Stars at Oktober Bend her authorial voice was in the third person, but as the story took hold she 'felt like an observer' so she rewrote it from a first person perspective to give her engaging protagonist Alice 'a means of expression unique to her.
Dance, Bilby, Dance, is the latest book written and illustrated by Tricia Oktober.
Oktober 2015 fand in Wien die Enquete der Chancen zum Thema Gesellschaftliche Verantwortung der Universitaten statt, veranstaltet von der Allianz Nachhaltige Universitaten in Osterreich in Kooperation mit dem osterreichischen Bundesministerium fur Wissenschaft, Forschung und Wirtschaft (BMWFW) (siehe Abbildung).
Yesterday, we marked ICanServe's OKtober Check Yourself month by sharing our stories with communities all over the country, and I was happy to carry out my assignments in Barangay San Antonio, Pasig and with the Taguig local government unit.
Die Jahrestagung 2014 fand Ende Oktober in den neuen Raumlichkeiten des Toni-Areals in Zurich statt.
Het Poolse tegenhanger van Steve Biko was de oppositionele priester Jerzy Popieluszko, die in oktober 1984 door leden van de geheime politie werd vermoord.
Zwar blieb Muhsam nur bis Ende Oktober jenes Jahres Mitglied der KPD, aber auch dieser Schritt zeigt das Profil eines unerschrockenen Revolutionars, der uber Vorurteile auch in den eigenen Reihen hinweg zu agieren und zu agitieren wusste--ein selbstandiger und eigensinniger Kopf, der fur seine Uberzeugungen teuer bezahlen musste.
Mit dieser Arbeit liegt nun endlich die teilweise uberarbeitete, im Oktober 2011 am Institut fur Prahistorische Archaologie der Freien Universitat verteidigte, gleichnamige Dissertationsschrift in Buchform vor (Gutachter: Bernhard Hansel und Michael Meyer).
Oktober 1977, conformada por 15 oleos realizados por el artista aleman Gerhard Richter con base en las imagenes de la captura y muerte de los miembros de la primera generacion de la banda Baader-Meinhof.