Origin of equinox
Examples from the Web for equinox
Contemporary Examples of equinox
For a while yoga and pilates classes were sought out at luxury gyms like Equinox.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze
January 9, 2015
Luxury fitness giant Equinox, which acquired SoulCycle in 2011, runs on the same model.SoulCycle Is a Booming Exercise Chain for the 1 Percent
July 19, 2013
He'll describe a bank of stationary cyclists in the window of a New York Sports Club, then the same again in an Equinox.The Best Debut of 2011
February 7, 2011
Historical Examples of equinox
And suddenly September was at their heels—and then the equinox.
The difference between the mean and apparent places of the equinox.
The position of the equinox independent of the effects of nutation.
After the equinox, the sun had remained constantly above the horizon.A Winter Amid the Ice
It is half-brother to the gigantic storm-wind of the equinox.How Spring Came in New England
Charles Dudley Warner
Word Origin for equinox
late 14c., from Old French equinoce (12c.) or directly from Medieval Latin equinoxium "equality of night (and day)," from Latin aequinoctium "the equinoxes," from aequus "equal" (see equal (adj.)) + nox (genitive noctis) "night" (see night). The Old English translation was efnniht. Related: Equinoctial.