june etymology

Middle English word june comes from Latin iulius (Of July, the fifth month of the Roman calendar.), Proto-Indo-European *dyúh₃onh₂-, Proto-Indo-European *yuwn̥kós, Walloon Juno

Detailed word origin of june

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
iulius Latin (lat) Of July, the fifth month of the Roman calendar.
*dyúh₃onh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*yuwn̥kós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
Juno Walloon (wln)
Iuno Latin (lat) (Roman god) Juno (the Roman equivalent of the Greeks' Hera, queen of the gods).
juil Old French (fro)
juyng Middle English (enm)
jun Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as june

Descendants of iulius
iulius jun juyng