Definition of June in English:

June

Syllabification: June
Pronunciation: /jo͞on
 
/

noun

  • The sixth month of the year, in the northern hemisphere usually considered the first month of summer: the roses flower in June [as modifier]: a June afternoon
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    • The revamped books are to be released three at a time each month from June until December.
    • He added: ‘It's got to be one of the hottest Junes in recent years.’
    • In June this year, he ordered a crossbow with a laser targeting sight from the internet.

Origin

Middle English: from Old French juin, from Latin Junius (mensis) '(month) of June', variant of Junonius 'sacred to Juno'.

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