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June

[ joon ]
/ dʒun /
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noun

the sixth month of the year, containing 30 days. Abbreviation: Jun.
a female given name.

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Origin of June

before 1050; Middle English jun(e), Old English iunius<Latin (mēnsis) Jūnius, after the name of a gens; replacing Middle English juyng<Old French juin(g) <Latin, as above
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June
/ (dʒuːn) /

noun

the sixth month of the year, consisting of 30 days

Word Origin for June

Old English iunius, from Latin junius, probably from Junius name of Roman gens
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