Commonwealth Day


noun
  1. a holiday observed in some countries of the Commonwealth of Nations, originally on May 24, the anniversary of Queen Victoria's birth, but now on varying dates.

Origin of Commonwealth Day

1
First recorded in 1955–60

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British Dictionary definitions for Commonwealth Day

Commonwealth Day

noun
  1. the anniversary of Queen Victoria's birth, May 24, celebrated (now on the second Monday in March) as a holiday in many parts of the Commonwealth: Former name: Empire Day

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