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January meaning

EN[ˈd͡ʒænjʊəɹi] [ˈd͡ʒænjuˌɛɹi] [ˈd͡ʒænjuˌæɹi]
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  • January (/ˈdʒænjuːˌɛəri/ JAN-yoo-AIR-ee) is the first month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars and one of seven months with the length of 31 days. The first day of the month is known as New Year's Day.
  • January starts on the same day of the week as October in common years, and starts on the same day of the week as April and July in leap years.
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    Definition of January in English Dictionary

  • Proper nounSUF-ary
    1. The first month of the Gregorian calendar, following the December of the previous year and preceding February. Abbreviation: Jan or Jan.
      1. 01/01/09 : Thursday, January 1st, 2009.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • He bought a January '08 put for Procter and Gamble at 80 to hedge his bet.
      • In January 2013, the government announced that it had reached a deal with creditors to restructure its $544 million commercial external debt, commonly referred to as the “superbond.”
      • Remember to send your pictures to yearbook before January 6!
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • The new rules will come into effect on the 1st of January.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Countable proper nouns
        • Proper nouns
          • Countable proper nouns
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      Meaning of January for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "January" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a proper noun.
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