"May Day" meaning in English

Noun

Forms: May Days [plural]
  1. The first day of May, a spring festival, a celebration of the beginning of the spring (originally, and still among neopagans, a fertility celebration).
  2. Labour Day, the first day of May, a worldwide workers' holiday.
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Categories: Holidays Synonyms: International Workers' Day Synonyms (workers' holiday): : Labor Day / Labour Day Derived forms: May Day sweep, May-day sweep Related terms: maypole, May Queen, pay day Translations (spring festival): Cala'Me [Standard Cornish] (Cornish), Kala' Me [Standard Cornish, masculine] (Cornish), vappu (Finnish), calendimaggio [masculine] (Italian), Là Bealltainn [masculine] (Scottish Gaelic), Là Buidhe Bealltainn [masculine] (Scottish Gaelic), Bealltainn [feminine] (Scottish Gaelic), Gŵyl Fai [feminine] (Welsh), Calan Mai [masculine] (Welsh) Translations (workers' holiday): Աշխատանքի օր (Ašxatankʿi ōr) (Armenian), (Ašxatavorneri hamerašxutʿyan miǰazgayin ōr) (english: USSR) (note: Աշխատավորների համերաշխության միջազգային օր) (Armenian), အလုပ်သမားနေ့ (a.lupsa.ma:ne.) (Burmese), første maj [common] (Danish), 1. maj (Danish), arbejdernes internationale kampdag (english: very rare) [common, formal] (Danish), volbripäev (Estonian), töörahvapüha (Estonian), vappu (Finnish), fête du Travail (French), fête des Travailleurs (French), Día do Traballo [masculine] (Galician), Erster Mai (German), der Erste Mai (German), Tag der Arbeit (German), Maifeiertag (German), Kampftag der Arbeiterbewegung (German), Πρωτομαγιά (Protomagiá) [feminine] (Greek), אחד במאי‎ (Hebrew), munka ünnepe (Hungarian), fyrsti maí (Icelandic), Primo Maggio [masculine] (Italian), festa dei lavoratori [feminine] (Italian), pervomaiju (Karelian), Hari Buruh (Malay), válbor (Northern Sami), første mai (Norwegian), Dia do Trabalhador [masculine] (Portuguese), Пра́здник весны́ и труда́ (Prázdnik vesný i trudá) [Russia, masculine] (Russian), День труда́ (Denʹ trudá) [masculine] (Russian), (Denʹ meždunaródnoj solidárnosti trudjáščixsja) (english: USSR) (note: День междунаро́дной солида́рности трудя́щихся) [masculine] (Russian), Первома́й (Pervomáj) [masculine] (Russian), Bealltainn [feminine] (Scottish Gaelic), första maj (Swedish), valborg [common] (Swedish), vappen [Finland] (Swedish)

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