Empire Day

noun

Em·​pire Day ˈem-ˌpī(-ə)r- How to pronounce Empire Day (audio)
: commonwealth day
used before the official adoption of Commonwealth Day in 1958

Word History

First Known Use

1898, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Empire Day was in 1898

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“Empire Day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Empire%20Day. Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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