calendar month

Definitions of calendar month
  1. noun
    one of the twelve divisions of the calendar year
    synonyms: month
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    date
    the particular day, month, or year (usually according to the Gregorian calendar) that an event occurred
    Revolutionary calendar month
    a month in the Revolutionary calendar
    Gregorian calendar month
    a month in the Gregorian calendar
    Jewish calendar month
    a month in the Jewish calendar
    Islamic calendar month
    any lunar month in the Muslim calendar
    Hindu calendar month
    any lunisolar month in the Hindu calendar
    Vendemiaire
    first month of the Revolutionary calendar (September and October); the month of the grape harvest
    Brumaire
    second month of the Revolutionary calendar (October and November); the month of mist
    Frimaire
    third month of the Revolutionary calendar (November and December); the frosty month
    Nivose
    fourth month of the Revolutionary calendar (December and January); the snowy month
    Pluviose
    fifth month of the Revolutionary calendar (January and February); the rainy month
    Ventose
    sixth month of the Revolutionary calendar (February and March); the windy month
    Germinal
    seventh month of the Revolutionary calendar (March and April); the month of buds
    Floreal
    eighth month of the Revolutionary calendar (April and May); the month of flowers
    Prairial
    ninth month of the Revolutionary calendar (May and June); the month of meadows
    Messidor
    tenth month of the Revolutionary calendar (June and July); the month of harvest
    Thermidor
    eleventh month of the Revolutionary calendar (July and August); the month of heat
    Fructidor
    twelfth month of the Revolutionary calendar (August and September); the month of fruit
    Jan, January
    the first month of the year; begins 10 days after the winter solstice
    Feb, February
    the month following January and preceding March
    Mar, March
    the month following February and preceding April
    Apr, April
    the month following March and preceding May
    May
    the month following April and preceding June
    June
    the month following May and preceding July
    July
    the month following June and preceding August
    Aug, August
    the month following July and preceding September
    Sep, Sept, September
    the month following August and preceding October
    Oct, October
    the month following September and preceding November
    Nov, November
    the month following October and preceding December
    Dec, December
    the last (12th) month of the year
    Tishri
    the first month of the civil year; the seventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in September and October)
    Heshvan
    the second month of the civil year; the eighth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in October and November)
    Chislev, Kislev
    the third month of the civil year; the ninth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in November and December)
    Tebet, Tevet
    the fourth month of the civil year; the tenth month of the ecclesiastical year (in December and January)
    Shebat, Shevat
    the fifth month of the civil year: the eleventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in January and February)
    Adar
    the sixth month of the civil year; the twelfth month of the ecclesiastic year in the Jewish calendar (in February and March)
    Adar Sheni, Veadar
    included seven times in every 19 years
    Nisan, Nissan
    the seventh month of the civil year; the first month of the ecclesiastic year (in March and April)
    Iyar, Iyyar
    the eighth month of the civil year; the second month of the ecclesiastical year (in April and May)
    Sivan, Siwan
    the ninth month of the civil year; the third month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in May and June)
    Tammuz, Thammuz
    the tenth month of the civil year; the fourth month of the ecclesiastic year (in June and July)
    Ab, Av
    the eleventh month of the civil year; the fifth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in July and August)
    Ellul, Elul
    the twelfth month of the civil year; the sixth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in August and September)
    Moharram, Muharram, Muharrum
    the first month of the Islamic calendar
    Safar, Saphar
    the second month of the Islamic calendar
    Rabi I
    the third month of the Islamic calendar
    Rabi II
    the fourth month of the Islamic calendar
    Jomada I, Jumada I
    the fifth month of the Islamic calendar
    Jomada II, Jumada II
    the sixth month of the Islamic calendar
    Rajab
    the seventh month of the Islamic calendar
    Sha'ban, Shaaban
    the eighth month of the Islamic calendar
    Ramadan
    the ninth month of the Islamic calendar; the month of fasting; the holiest period for the Islamic faith
    Shawwal
    the tenth month of the Islamic calendar
    Dhu al-Qadah, Dhu'l-Qa'dah
    the eleventh month of the Islamic calendar
    Dhu al-Hijja, Dhu al-Hijjah, Dhu'l-Hijja, Dhu'l-Hijjah
    the twelfth month of the Islamic calendar and the season of the hajj; has one extra day in leap years
    Caitra, Chait
    the first Hindu calendar month (corresponding to March in the Gregorian calendar)
    Baisakh, Vaisakha
    the second month of the Hindu calendar
    Jeth, Jyaistha
    the third month of the Hindu calendar
    Asadha, Asarh
    the fourth month of the Hindu calendar
    Sawan, Sravana
    the fifth month of the Hindu calendar
    Bhadon, Bhadrapada
    the sixth month of the Hindu calendar
    Asin, Asvina
    the seventh month of the Hindu calendar
    Kartik, Karttika
    the eighth month of the Hindu calendar
    Aghan, Margasivsa
    the ninth month of the Hindu calendar
    Pansa, Pus
    the tenth month of the Hindu calendar
    Magh, Magha
    the eleventh month of the Hindu calendar; corresponds to January in the Gregorian calendar
    Phagun, Phalguna
    the twelfth month of the Hindu calendar
    date of reference, epoch
    (astronomy) an arbitrarily fixed date that is the point in time relative to which information (as coordinates of a celestial body) is recorded
    type of:
    period, period of time, time period
    an amount of time
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