What does September mean?

Definitions for September
sɛpˈtɛm bərSeptem·ber

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. September, Sep, Sept(noun)

    the month following August and preceding October

Wiktionary

  1. September(ProperNoun)

    The ninth month of the Gregorian calendar, following August and preceding October. Abbreviations: Sep or Sep., Sept or Sept.

    Etymology: Late , september, from Latin septem, from septḿ̥; September was the seventh month in the Roman calendar.

Webster Dictionary

  1. September(noun)

    the ninth month of the year, containing thurty days

    Etymology: [L., fr. septem seven, as being the seventh month of the Roman year, which began with March: cf. F. septembre. See Seven.]

Freebase

  1. September

    September is the ninth month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars and one of four months with a length of 30 days. September in the Northern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent of March in the Southern Hemisphere. In the Northern hemisphere, the beginning of the meteorological autumn is on the 21st of September. In the Southern hemisphere, the beginning of the meteorological spring is on the 21st of September. September begins on the same day of the week as December every year, because there are 91 days separating September and December, which is a multiple of seven. No other month ends on the same day of the week as September in any year. In Latin, septem means "seven" and septimus means "seventh"; September was in fact the seventh month of the Roman calendar until 46 BC, when the first month changed from Kalendas Martius to Kalendas Januarius. It is the sixth month of the Astrological calendar, which begins end of March/Mars/Aries. September marks the beginning of the ecclesiastical year in the Eastern Orthodox Church.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. September

    sep-tem′bėr, n. the ninth month of the year.—adj. Septem′bral.—n. Septem′brist, one of the perpetrators of the atrocious massacres in the prisons of Paris, Sept. 2-7, 1792.—September thorn, a British geometrid moth. [L. septem, seven.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. September

    the ninth month of the year, so called as having been the seventh in the Roman calendar.

Editors Contribution

  1. september

    A month of a specific calendar year.

    September is the ninth month of the year.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 9, 2020  

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Etymology and Origins

  1. September

    The seventh month of the Roman year, counting from March.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'September' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #946

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'September' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1485

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How to say September in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of September in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of September in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of September in a Sentence

  1. Veryan Khan:

    Many threats are being issued against Russia because of their intervention in Syria since September, and this video is clearly just one more threat to Russian President Vladimir Putin.

  2. Robert Stein:

    The first possible Sunday after the school holidays would be September 15.

  3. Chief Executive Michael O'Leary:

    Boeing are telling us at the moment they expect to be back flying by the end of September, i think it will fly before the end of this year. I am not sure they will meet the end of September date, but I take comfort from the fact that it seems that now the American, European, Brazilian and Canadian regulators are working together.

  4. Mohannad Aama:

    With the headline news earlier this week, it looked like December was more likely for a rate increase but any resolution to the Greece crisis will mean that September is back on the table.

  5. Sarah Crichton:

    It's always been the case that when we start school in September, we have students that have lacked some prerequisite skill.

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  • R Verdayne Arps
    open minded..september,ends on the same day of the week in any year,every year. In Latin,"september" means seven..
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