Definitions for November
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word November.
the month following October and preceding December
The eleventh month of the Gregorian calendar, following October and preceding December. Abbreviation: Nov or Nov.
The letter N in the ICAO spelling alphabet.
Etymology: from novembre, from november, from Latin novem, from h₁néwn̥; + -ber, from adjectival suffix -bris; November was the ninth month in the Roman calendar
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
The eleventh month of the year, or the ninth reckoned from March, which was, when the Romans named the months, accounted the first.
November is drawn in a garment of changeable green, and black upon his head. Henry Peacham, on Drawing.
November is the eleventh and penultimate month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars, the fourth and last of four months to have a length of 30 days and the fifth and last of five months to have a length of fewer than 31 days. November was the ninth month of the calendar of Romulus c. 750 BC. November retained its name (from the Latin novem meaning "nine") when January and February were added to the Roman calendar. November is a month of late spring in the Southern Hemisphere and late autumn in the Northern Hemisphere. Therefore, November in the Southern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent of May in the Northern Hemisphere and vice versa. In Ancient Rome, Ludi Plebeii was held from November 4–17, Epulum Jovis was held on November 13 and Brumalia celebrations began on November 24. These dates do not correspond to the modern Gregorian calendar. November was referred to as Blōtmōnaþ by the Anglo-Saxons. Brumaire and Frimaire were the months on which November fell in the French Republican calendar.
November is the eleventh month of the year in the modern day Gregorian calendar and Julian calendar, with a length of 30 days. November starts on the same day of the week as March and ends on the same day as August every year. It is often associated with late autumn in the Northern Hemisphere and late spring in the Southern Hemisphere. Various notable events and holidays occur in November, including Thanksgiving Day in the United States.
the eleventh month of the year, containing thirty days
Etymology: [L. November, or Novembris (sc. mensis), the ninth month of the old Roman year, which began with March, fr. novem nine: cf. F. Novembre. See Nine.]
November is the eleventh month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars and one of four months with the length of 30 days. November was the ninth month of the ancient Roman calendar. November retained its name when January and February were added to the Roman calendar. November is a month of spring in the Southern Hemisphere and autumn in the Northern Hemisphere. Therefore, November in the Southern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent of May in the Northern Hemisphere and vice versa. November starts on the same day of the week as February in common years, and March every year. November ends on the same day of the week as August every year. In the pagan wheel of the year, November begins at or near Samhain in the Northern Hemisphere and Beltaine in the Southern Hemisphere.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
nō-vem′bėr, n. the eleventh month of our year. [The ninth month of the Roman year; L., from novem, nine.]
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the eleventh month of the year, so called by the Romans, in whose calendar it was the ninth.
A month of a specific calendar year.
November is the eleventh month of the calendar year.
Submitted by MaryC on April 9, 2020
Etymology and Origins
From novem, nine, the ninth month of the Roman calendar when the year commenced with March.
Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, November is ranked #64200 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The November surname appeared 310 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname November.
88.3% or 274 total occurrences were White.
8% or 25 total occurrences were Black.
1.6% or 5 total occurrences were of two or more races.
1.6% or 5 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'November' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1055
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'November' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1744
The numerical value of November in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of November in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
There are these and other great causes that we were elected overwhelmingly to carry forward in November of 1972. And what we were elected to do, we are going to do, and let others wallow in Watergate, we are going to do our job.
By mid-November I always like to have an extra 15 pounds on me.
This November 6 election is very much a referendum on not only me, This November 6 election's a referendum on your religion, This November 6 election's a referendum on free speech and the First Amendment. It's a referendum on so much, it's not a question of like or dislike, it's a question that they will overturn everything that we've done and they will do it quickly and violently. And violently. There is violence. When you look at Antifa -- these are violent people.
The real 196s began on the afternoon of November 22, 1963....It came to seem that Kennedy's murder opened some malign trap door in American culture, and the wild bats flapped out.
October is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks. Others are July, January, April, September, November, May, March, June, December, August and February.
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