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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Vendemiaire(noun)

    first month of the Revolutionary calendar (September and October); the month of the grape harvest

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vendemiaire(noun)

    the first month of the French republican calendar, dating from September 22, 1792

  2. Origin: [F., fr. L. vindemia vintage.]


  1. Vendémiaire

    Vendémiaire was the first month in the French Republican Calendar. The month was named after the Occitan word vendemiaire. Vendémiaire was the first month of the autumn quarter. It started on the day of the autumnal equinox, which fell between 22 September and 24 September, inclusive. It thus ended between 21 October and 23 October. It follows the Sansculottides of the past year and precedes Brumaire.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vendémiaire

    vong-dā-mi-ār′, n. the first month in the French Revolutionary Calendar, from 22d September to 21st October. ['The vintage-month,' Fr.,—L. vindemia, vintage—vinum, wine, demĕre, to take off—de, off, emĕre, to take.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Vendémiaire

    the first month of the French Revolution year, from 22nd September to 21st October.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vendemiaire in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vendemiaire in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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