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Sep·tem·ber

 (sĕp-tĕm′bər)
n.
The ninth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar. See Table at calendar.

[Middle English Septembre, from Old French, from Latin September, the seventh month, from septem, seven; see septm̥ in Indo-European roots.]

September

(sɛpˈtɛmbə)
n
the ninth month of the year, consisting of 30 days
[Old English, from Latin: the seventh (month) according to the original calendar of ancient Rome, from septem seven]

Sep•tem•ber

(sɛpˈtɛm bər)

n.
the ninth month of the year, containing 30 days. Abbr.: Sept., Sep.
[before 1050; Middle English Septembre, Old English < Latin September seventh month in the early Roman calendar; for formation see December]
Sep•tem′bral (-brəl) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.September - the month following August and preceding OctoberSeptember - the month following August and preceding October
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
Michaelmas, Michaelmas Day, September 29 - honoring the archangel Michael; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
Labor Day - first Monday in September in the United States and Canada
Citizenship Day, September 17 - celebrated in the United States
American Indian Day - US: the 4th Friday in September
Gregorian calendar month - a month in the Gregorian calendar
mid-September - the middle part of September
Translations
سِبْتمبرسبتمبر: شهر ايلول
септември
setembre
září
september
SeptemberScheiding
septembro
سپتامبر
syyskuu
सितम्बर
rujan
szeptember
september
september
九月
9월구월
september
rugsėjis
septembris
septembrie
september
septemberseptêmber
септембар
september
เดือนกันยายน
вересень
Tháng Chín

September

[sepˈtembəʳ] Nsetiembre m, septiembre m
see July for usage

September

[sɛpˈtɛmbər]
nseptembre m
Her birthday is on the fifth of September → Son anniversaire est le cinq septembre.
in September → en septembre
School starts again in September → L'école reprend en septembre.
at the end of September → fin septembre
at the beginning of September → début septembre
see also July
modif [figures, meeting] → de septembre
to have a September birthday → avoir son anniversaire en septembre

September

nSeptember m; the first/tenth of Septemberder erste/zehnte September; on September 1st/19th (written), on 1st/19th September (written), on the 1st/19th of September (spoken) → am 1./19. September; September 3rd, 1990, 3rd September 1990 (on letter) → 3. September 1990; in Septemberim September; during Septemberim September; every or each Septemberjeden September; at the beginning/end of SeptemberAnfang/Ende September; September is a pleasant monthder September ist ein angenehmer Monat; there are 30 days in Septemberder September hat 30 Tage
adj attrSeptember-; weather, mists etc alsoseptemberlich; September issue (of magazine etc) → Septemberausgabe f

September

[sɛpˈtɛmbəʳ] nsettembre m
for usage see July

September

(səpˈtembə) noun
the ninth month of the year, the month following August.

September

سِبْتمبر září september September Σεπτέμβριος septiembre syyskuu septembre rujan settembre 九月 9월 september september wrzesień setembro сентябрь september เดือนกันยายน Eylül Tháng Chín 九月
References in classic literature ?
Laurie lay luxuriously swinging to and fro in his hammock one warm September afternoon, wondering what his neighbors were about, but too lazy to go and find out.
I can remember exactly how the country looked to me as I walked beside my grandmother along the faint wagon-tracks on that early September morning.
I sold my farm on the Yadkin, and what goods we could not carry with us; and on the twenty-fifth day of September, 1773, bade a farewel to our friends, and proceeded on our journey to Kentucke, in company with five families more, and forty men that joined us in Powel's Valley, which is one hundred and fifty miles from the now settled parts of Kentucke.
The Pyncheon Elm, moreover, with what foliage the September gale had spared to it, whispered unintelligible prophecies.
One of the mournfulest calamities which men's disposition to climb dangerous mountains has resulted in, happened on Mont Blanc in September 1870.
Two months later, on the third of September, he took this trio of finger marks again.
Rebecca was to go to and fro on the cars daily from September to Christmas, and then board in Wareham during the three coldest months.
I thought the matter over during the next day, Sunday, and finally resolved upon the third day of September, as the day upon which I would make a second attempt to secure my freedom.
I shall never forget his flying Henry's kite for him that very windy day last Easterand ever since his particular kindness last September twelvemonth in writing that note, at twelve o'clock at night, on purpose to assure me that there was no scarlet fever at Cobham, I have been convinced there could not be a more feeling heart nor a better man in existence.
On a mellow evening in September, I was coming from the garden with a heavy basket of apples which I had been gathering.
For, all things moved so fast, and decree followed decree with that fierce precipitation, that now upon the third night of the autumn month of September, patriot emissaries of the law were in possession of Monseigneur's house, and had marked it with the tri-colour, and were drinking brandy in its state apartments.
Many times, in the dark part of the night(it was then late in September, when the nights were not short), the leaders turned about, or came to a dead stop; and we were often in serious apprehension that the coach would be blown over.