What does Birthday mean?

Definitions for Birthday
ˈbɜrθˌdeɪBirth·day

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Birthday.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. birthday(noun)

    an anniversary of the day on which a person was born (or the celebration of it)

  2. birthday, natal day(noun)

    the date on which a person was born

Wiktionary

  1. birthday(Noun)

    The anniversary of the day on which someone is born.

  2. birthday(Noun)

    The anniversary of the day on which something is created.

  3. birthday(Noun)

    The date on which someone is born or something is created, more commonly called birthdate or date of birth.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Birthday(noun)

    the day in which any person is born; day of origin or commencement

  2. Birthday(noun)

    the day of the month in which a person was born, in whatever succeeding year it may recur; the anniversary of one's birth

  3. Birthday(adj)

    of or pertaining to the day of birth, or its anniversary; as, birthday gifts or festivities

Freebase

  1. Birthday

    A birthday is a day when a person celebrates the anniversary of his or her birth. Birthdays are celebrated in numerous cultures, often with a gift, party, or rite of passage. The celebration of a birthday usually is thought to mark how old a person is, traditionally stopping when death occurs and only stating that if still alive, they would have been old. Some contemporary writers ignore this aspect, however, and keep counting the years since the date of birth of famous people, such as proclaiming that it is Shakespeare's "four hundredth birthday" instead of noting that it is the four hundredth anniversary of his birth. Many religions celebrate the birth of their founders with special holidays.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. BIRTHDAY

    Anniversary of one's birth. Observed only by men and children.

Editors Contribution

  1. birthday

    A celebration of the date, month and year a person or animal is born.

    Some people like to celebrate their birthday every year, others are happy to know it is just a moment of time.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 22, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Birthday' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3741

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Birthday' in Written Corpus Frequency: #997

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Birthday' in Nouns Frequency: #1257

How to pronounce Birthday?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Birthday in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Birthday in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Birthday in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Birthday in a Sentence

  1. Free Democrats:

    Anyone who celebrates 69 deportations for his 69th birthday is in the wrong job, how many more derailments does the coalition need to dismiss the interior minister... The limit has been reached.

  2. John Herschel Glenn, Jr.:

    For all the advances in medicine, there is still no cure for the common birthday.

  3. Becky Stewart:

    Becky recalled. Shawn and Becky Stewart with daughter Maddie, now age three. The East Stroudsburg parents recently coordinated for two cosplay actors dressed as Disney's Cinderella and Moana to give their young daughter a birthday shoutout. (SWNS) CLICK HERE FOR FOX NEWS CONTINUING CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE In a larger sense, the grateful parent voiced her thanks for those going above and beyond to brighten up childrens birthdays and milestones amid the darkness of the pandemic. This is such a difficult time for everyone, so its really phenomenal that Maddie and other kids still get to have something special happen on their birthdays. It definitely made my daughters day.

  4. Alyson Hannigan:

    This is their 20th birthday celebration. They’ve raised over $ 780 million for schools in the 20 years.

  5. Robert Frost:

    A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.

Images & Illustrations of Birthday

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