What does summer solstice mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. summer solstice, June 21, midsummer(noun)

    June 21, when the sun is at its northernmost point


  1. summer solstice(Noun)

    The moment when the Earth is in that point of its orbit where the northern or southern hemisphere is most inclined toward the sun.


  1. Summer Solstice

    Summer Solstice is a 1971 album by Maddy Prior and Tim Hart. The album was recorded after the duo had joined Steeleye Span. The songs are mostly pastoral, with subtle understated instrumental accompaniment. Also issued on CD in 1991 on the Shanachie label. Original cover shown, catalogue number: Crest 12.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of summer solstice in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of summer solstice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    On every June 21, the Summer Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere, I remember this unforgettable line from Albert Camus: 'In the depth of Winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible Summer.' It's true that we often discover our true strength only during the most challenging phases of life. We must keep alive and rekindled that divine spark of Stregth that is always within us, invincible and indestructible, as we welcome Summer on June 21 every year.

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