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June

noun \ˈjün\

: the sixth month of the year

Full Definition of JUNE

:  the sixth month of the Gregorian calendar
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Origin of JUNE

Middle English, from Anglo-French & Latin; Anglo-French Juin, from Latin Junius
First Known Use: 14th century
JUNE Defined for Kids

June

noun \ˈjün\

Definition of JUNE for Kids

:  the sixth month of the year

Word History of JUNE

The word June came from Latin Junius, the Roman name of the month. Junius is in turn derived from Juno, a goddess special to women who was worshipped in ancient Italy.

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