November

noun
No·​vem·​ber | \nō-ˈvem-bər, nə-\

Definition of November 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: the 11th month of the Gregorian calendar

November

communications code word

Definition of November (Entry 2 of 2)

a communications code word for the letter n

First Known Use of November

Noun

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Communications code word

1956, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for November

Noun

Middle English Novembre, from Anglo-French, from Latin November, ninth month of the early Roman calendar, from novem nine — more at nine

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The first known use of November was in the 13th century

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November

noun

English Language Learners Definition of November

: the 11th month of the year

November

noun
No·​vem·​ber | \nō-ˈvem-bər \

Kids Definition of November

: the eleventh month of the year

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