Definition of Victoria Day in English:

Victoria Day

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noun

  • (In Canada) the Monday preceding May 24, observed as a national holiday to commemorate the birthday of Queen Victoria.
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    • If a non-qualified employee is not asked to work on Victoria Day, he or she gets the day off with no pay.
    • Students research the history and current status of Victoria Day in Canada, including why the people of Quebec do not celebrate this holiday.
    • In 1957, Victoria Day was permanently appointed as the Queen's birthday in Canada.

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