Definitions for Aprilˈeɪ prəl
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the month following March and preceding May
The fourth month of the Gregorian calendar, following March and preceding May. Abbreviation: Apr or Apr.
for somebody born in April; used since early 20th century.
the fourth month of the year
fig.: With reference to April being the month in which vegetation begins to put forth, the variableness of its weather, etc
Origin: [L. Aprilis. OE. also Averil, F. Avril, fr. L. Aprilis.]
April is the fourth month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars, and one of four months with a length of 30 days. April is commonly associated with the season of spring in the Northern hemisphere and autumn in the Southern hemisphere, where it is the seasonal equivalent to October in the Northern hemisphere and vice versa. April starts on the same day of the week as July in all years, and January in leap years. April ends on the same day of the week as December every year.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the fourth month of the year, the month of "opening of the light in the days, and of the life of the leaves, and of the voices of the birds, and of the hearts of men."
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