HyperDic: june

English > 1 sense of the word June:
NOUNtimeJunethe month following May and preceding July
June > pronunciation
Soundsjhuw'n
Rhymesafternoon ... Witherspoon: 64 rhymes with uwn...
English > June: 1 sense > noun 1, time
MeaningThe month following May and preceding July.
Part ofGregorian calendar, New Style calendarThe solar calendar now in general use, introduced by Gregory XIII in 1582 to correct an error in the Julian calendar by suppressing 10 days, making Oct 5 be called Oct 15, and providing that only centenary years divisible by 400 should be leap years
PartsFather's Day(US) third Sunday in June
Flag Day, June 14commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777
Jefferson Davis' Birthday, Davis' Birthday, June 3celebrated in southern United States
Midsummer Day, Midsummer's Day, St John's Day, June 24A quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
Midsummer Eve, Midsummer Night, St John's Eve, St John's Night, June 23The night before Midsummer Day
Saints Peter and Paul, June 29First celebrated in the 3rd century
mid-JuneThe middle part of June
summer solstice, June 21, midsummerJune 21, when the sun is at its northernmost point
BroaderGregorian calendar monthA month in the Gregorian calendar
Spanishjunio, jun., jun
Catalanjuny

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