What does july mean?

Definitions for july
dʒuˈlaɪ, dʒə-ju·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. July(noun)

    the month following June and preceding August


  1. July(ProperNoun)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. July(noun)

    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.]


  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.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

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

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  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. Robert San Aung:

    He was due to be freed on July 1, but the authorities seem afraid of him and don't want to let him out.

  2. Arnold Schwarzenegger:

    I blew up my neighbor’s car. Eric Stonestreet, he was very upset, he was so angry. He is not going to invite me to his Fourth of July bar-b-que, which is hitting below the belt.

  3. Herbert Diess:

    We will only build vehicles in Wolfsburg after the (July 7-27) works holiday that fulfil the new standards.

  4. Jamela Dunbar:

    Independence Day in America was July 4, 1776. Blood, sweat. and tears. Negros remember the oppression of their forefathers. And the condemnation of slavery. The memories are bittersweet to this day. When you look back at history. The abuse, affliction, and demeanor of our fore parents' rights, invaded. The pain is still sharp. And fresh in our memories like yesterday. And it lives on in our heart, like Cancer without a cure.

  5. The Marine:

    Data collected and lessons learned during OT-1 will lay the groundwork for F-35B deployments aboard U.S. Navy amphibious carriers now that the U.S. Marine Corps' F-35B Lightning II aircraft reached initial operational capability (IOC) on July 31, 2015.

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