Definition of May noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

May

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//meɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//meɪ//
 
[uncountable, countable]
 
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the fifth month of the year, between April and June To see how May is used, look at the examples at April. Word Origin late Old English, from Old French mai, from Latin Maius (mensis) ‘(month) of the goddess Maia’.