Victoria Day

noun

Definition of Victoria Day

1 : formerly May 24 and now the Monday preceding May 25 observed in Canada as a legal holiday

First Known Use of Victoria Day

1901, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Victoria Day

Queen Victoria

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“Victoria Day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Victoria%20Day. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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