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June

 (jo͞on)
n.
The sixth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar. See Table at calendar.

[Middle English, from Old English Junius and from Old French juin, both from Latin (mēnsis) Iūnius, (month) of June, from Iūnō, Juno; see Juno.]

June

(dʒuːn)
n
the sixth month of the year, consisting of 30 days
[Old English iunius, from Latin junius, probably from Junius name of Roman gens]

June

(dʒun)

n.
the sixth month of the year, containing 30 days. Abbr.: Jun.
[before 1050; Middle English jun(e), Old English iunius < Latin (mēnsis) Jūnius, after the name of a Roman gens]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.june - the month following May and preceding JulyJune - the month following May and preceding July
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
Davis' Birthday, Jefferson Davis' Birthday, June 3 - celebrated in southern United States
Flag Day, June 14 - commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777
Father's Day - US: third Sunday in June
June 29, Saints Peter and Paul - first celebrated in the 3rd century
Gregorian calendar month - a month in the Gregorian calendar
mid-June - the middle part of June
June 21, midsummer, summer solstice - June 21, when the sun is at its northernmost point
June 24, Midsummer Day, Midsummer's Day, St John's Day - a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
Translations
junie
شَهْر يونيو: حُزَيْرانيُونْيُو
юни
juny
červen
junijun
JuniBrachet
junio
juuni
kesäkuu
lipanj
június
juni
júní
六月
6월유월
iunius
birželis
jūnijs
iunie
jún
junijjúnij
јун
juni
เดือนมิถุนายน
червень
tháng Sáu

June

[dʒuːn] Njunio m
see July for usage

June

[ˈdʒuːn]
njuin m
in June → en juin
see also July
modif [meeting, figures] → de juin
to have a June birthday → avoir son anniversaire en juin

June

nJuni m ? also September

June

[dʒuːn] ngiugno
for usage see July

June

(dʒuːn) noun
the sixth month of the year, the month following May.

june

يُونْيُو červen juni Juni Ιούνιος junio kesäkuu juin lipanj giugno 六月 6월 juni juni czerwiec junho июнь juni เดือนมิถุนายน Haziran tháng Sáu 六月
References in classic literature ?
As twilight fell, dewy and still, one by one they gathered on the porch where the June roses were budding beautifully, and each groaned or sighed as she sat down, as if tired or troubled.
Wesley Moyer's stallion, Tony Tip, was to race at the June meeting at Tiffin, Ohio, and there was a rumor that he would meet the stiffest competition of his career.
We proceeded successfully, and after a long and fatiguing journey through a mountainous wilderness, in a westward direction, on the seventh day of June following, we found ourselves on Red-River, where John Finley had formerly been trading with the Indians, and, from the top of an eminence, saw with pleasure the beautiful level of Kentucke.
Two or three of their number, as I was assured, being gouty and rheumatic, or perhaps bed-ridden, never dreamed of making their appearance at the Custom-House during a large part of the year; but, after a torpid winter, would creep out into the warm sunshine of May or June, go lazily about what they termed duty, and, at their own leisure and convenience, betake themselves to bed again.
This convenience, I was told, had been ordered, and I found, toward the close of the June afternoon, a commodious fly in waiting for me.
Go visit the Prairies in June, when for scores on scores of miles you wade knee-deep among Tiger-lilies--what is the one charm wanting?
The month of May was an exceptionally cool one, and his secret prayers were granted; but early in June there came a record-breaking hot spell, and after that there were men wanted in the fertilizer mill.
I knew that the only total eclipse of the sun in the first half of the sixth century occurred on the 21st of June, A.
The old man wrote me that he was coming over in June, and said he'd take me home in August, whether I was done with my education or not, but durn him, he didn't come; never said why; just sent me a hamper of Sunday-school books, and told me to be good, and hold on a while.
The June rise used to be always luck for me; because as soon as that rise begins here comes cordwood float- ing down, and pieces of log rafts -- sometimes a dozen logs together; so all you have to do is to catch them and sell them to the wood-yards and the sawmill.
But now, at last, on a flaming June day, she found herself happy; her tedious wait was ended; her year-worn advertisement had been answered; and not by a village applicant, no, no
Thomas Sawyer, where were you on the seventeenth of June, about the hour of midnight?