Victoria Day

noun

1
: formerly May 24 and now the Monday preceding May 25 observed in Canada as a legal holiday
2

Word History

Etymology

Queen Victoria

First Known Use

1901, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of Victoria Day was in 1901

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Cite this Entry

“Victoria Day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Victoria%20Day. Accessed 7 Feb. 2023.

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