What does July mean?

Definitions for July
dʒuˈlaɪ, dʒə-Ju·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Julynoun

    the month following June and preceding August

Wiktionary

  1. Julynoun

    The seventh month of the Gregorian calendar, following June and preceding August. Abbreviation: Jul or Jul.

Wikipedia

  1. July

    July is the seventh month of the year (between June and August) in the Julian and Gregorian calendars and the fourth of seven months to have a length of 31 days. It was named by the Roman Senate in honour of Roman general Julius Caesar, it being the month of his birth. Before that, it was called Quintilis, being the fifth month of the 10-month calendar. It is on average the warmest month in most of the Northern Hemisphere, where it is the second month of summer, and the coldest month in much of the Southern Hemisphere, where it is the second month of winter. The second half of the year commences in July. In the Southern Hemisphere, July is the seasonal equivalent of January in the Northern hemisphere. "Dog days" are considered to begin in early July in the Northern Hemisphere, when the hot sultry weather of summer usually starts. Spring lambs born in late winter or early spring are usually sold before 1 July.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Julynoun

    the seventh month of the year, containing thirty-one days

    Etymology: [L. Julius; -- named from Caius Julius Caesar, who was born in this month: cf. F. Juillet.]

Freebase

  1. July

    July is the seventh month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars and one of seven months with the length of 31 days. It was named by the Roman Senate in honor of the Roman general, Julius Caesar, it being the month of his birth. Prior to that, it was called Quintilis. It is, on average, the warmest month in most of the Northern hemisphere and the coldest month in much of the Southern hemisphere. The second half of the year commences in July. In the Southern hemisphere, July is the seasonal equivalent of January in the Northern hemisphere. July starts on the same day of the week as April in a common year, and January in leap years. In a common year no other month ends on the same day as July, while in a leap year July ends on the same day of the week as January. The birthstone for July is a ruby. In the Northern Hemisphere: ⁕Dog days begin in early July, when the hot sultry weather of summer usually starts. ⁕Summer school is under way for many students in the USA. ⁕Spring lambs, born in late winter or early spring, are usually sold before July 1.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. July

    jōō′lī, n. the seventh month of the year—from Caius Julius Cæsar, who was born in it.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. July

    the seventh month of the year, so called in honour of Julius Cæsar, who reformed the calendar, and was born in this month; it was famous as the month of the outbreak of the second Revolution of France in Paris in 1830.

Editors Contribution

  1. july

    A month of a specific calendar year.

    July is the seventh month of the year.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 9, 2020  

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Etymology and Origins

  1. July

    In honour of Julius Cæsar, who was born in this month.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'July' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #806

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    Rank popularity for the word 'July' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1717

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of July in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of July in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of July in a Sentence

  1. The NRSC:

    Our early fundraising success will allow us to invest more in list building for our digital fundraising program in the month of July than was invested the entire 2020 cycle. We know that every dollar spent now results in a 5x + return down the road, this not only will help bolster our digital fundraising program for the 2022 cycle, but it's the most valuable asset we can continue to build and grow for cycles to come.

  2. Transport Minister Patrick McLoughlin:

    If the referendum is June 23, the date that has been talked about, then I think we still could be on target to make it (the decision) before the end of July, i very much hope that by the summer of this year we will have a location decision.

  3. Washington Free Beacon:

    Laws — like masking on a plane — exist for a reason, very disturbed by this reckless behavior, which happened in the process of subverting democracy. Everyone remember the day July 12.

  4. John Feal:

    Mitch McConnell made a commitment to the 9/11 community and my team leaders that Mitch McConnell is going to help us get a piece of legislation that is going to be passed in the House in July, for an August vote in the Senate.

  5. Wang Chun:

    It's possible that they were delaying shipping so that they could take advantage of the new tariff effective from July 1st.

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