Definition of June in English:

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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
More example sentences
  • 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'.

Words that rhyme with June

afternoon, attune, autoimmune, baboon, balloon, bassoon, bestrewn, boon, Boone, bridoon, buffoon, Cameroon, Cancún, cardoon, cartoon, Changchun, cocoon, commune, croon, doubloon, dragoon, dune, festoon, galloon, goon, harpoon, hoon, immune, importune, impugn, Irgun, jejune, Kowloon, lagoon, lampoon, loon, macaroon, maroon, monsoon, moon, Muldoon, noon, oppugn, picayune, platoon, poltroon, pontoon, poon, prune, puccoon, raccoon, Rangoon, ratoon, rigadoon, rune, saloon, Saskatoon, Sassoon, Scone, soon, spittoon, spoon, swoon, Troon, tune, tycoon, typhoon, Walloon

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Syllabification: June

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