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June

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noun \ˈjün\

Simple Definition of June

  • : the sixth month of the year

Full Definition of June

  1. :  the sixth month of the Gregorian calendar

Origin of june

Middle English, from Anglo-French & Latin; Anglo-French Juin, from Latin Junius


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with june


JUNE Defined for Kids

June

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noun \ˈjün\

Definition of June

  1. :  the sixth month of the year



History for 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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