- the eleventh month of the year, containing 30 days.
- a word used in communications to represent the letter N. Abbr.: Nov.
Origin of November
Examples from the Web for november
In a bit of foreshadowing, he repeated that opinion in November.Jeb Bush’s Unseen Anti-Gay Marriage Emails
January 9, 2015
The trials produced positive results, published in The New England Journal of Medicine in November.The Race for the Ebola Vaccine
January 7, 2015
Having finally seen Selma on November 17, I must report, sadly, that I do not share the enthusiasm the film has generated so far.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’
January 2, 2015
Despite the scandal, Grimm beat his Democratic opponent by 18 points in November.2014 Was a Delectably Good Year for Sleaze
December 30, 2014
That November, many of us were stunned as voters in four states supported marriage equality at the ballot box.The Real Story Behind the Fight for Marriage Equality
December 30, 2014
November 1st, Turkey was forced by Russia to agree to an armistice of eight weeks.The Grand Old Man
Richard B. Cook
She always thought of seventy-nine as one continuous November.Life and Death of Harriett Frean
For half an hour I stood there in the grey November rain surrounded by a jeering mob.
On November 13th, 1895, I was brought down here from London.
He opened the season of 1730 on November 3, with his former rle of Scipio.Handel
Edward J. Dent
- the eleventh month of the year, consisting of 30 days
- communications a code word for the letter n
Word Origin and History for november
c.1200, from Old French novembre and directly from Latin November (also Novembris (mensis)), from novem "nine" (see nine). The ninth month of the Roman calendar, which began in March. For -ber see December. In Old English, it was Blotmonað "month of sacrifice," literally "blood-month," the time when the early Saxons prepared for winter by sacrificing animals, which they then butchered and stored for food.