Origin of new year
Definition for new year (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for new year
Sometimes around Chinese New-Year's there is a great celebration and much firing of fire-crackers.
I too might have been happy, ye dear parents, had I fulfilled your new-year's wishes and admonitions!'Golden Steps to Respectability, Usefulness and Happiness|John Mather Austin
The new-year season again came round, without anything extraordinary having happened; and with it came Jenny Jackson's wedding.
And so the sands in Time's hour-glass ran slowly but surely away, and it was New-Year's eve.
And his youth did return; for all this was but a dream which visited his slumbers on New-Year's night.