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Meaning of BIRTHDAY

Pronunciation:  'burth`dey

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  an anniversary of the day on which a person was born
  2. [n]  the date on which a person was born

BIRTHDAY is a 8 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: natal day
 See Also: anniversary, date, day of remembrance, day of the month



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Birth"day`\ (b[~e]rth"d[=a]`), n.
    1. The day in which any person is born; day of origin or
             Those barbarous ages past, succeeded next The
             birthday of invention.                --Cowper.
    2. The day of the month in which a person was born, in
       whatever succeeding year it may recur; the anniversary of
       one's birth.
             This is my birthday; as this very day Was Cassius
             born.                                 --Shak.
  2. \Birth"day`\, a.
    Of or pertaining to the day of birth, or its anniversary; as,
    birthday gifts or festivities.
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming about your birthday indicates acceptance of yourself. You are celebrating who you are and coming to terms with who you are as a person.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: anniversary, annual holiday, bicentenary, bicentennial, biennial, bissextile day, centenary, centennial, commemoration, decennial, diamond jubilee, golden wedding anniversary, holy days, immovable feast, jubilee, leap year, name day, natal day, octennial, quadrennial, quasquicentennial, quincentenary, quincentennial, quinquennial, septennial, sesquicentennial, sextennial, silver wedding anniversary, tercentenary, tercentennial, tricennial, triennial, wedding anniversary