What’s in the Name? The Meaning of November
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What’s in the Name? The Meaning of November

THE NAME Do you ever wonder where the names of the month come from? November derives from the Latin root novem- meaning “nine,” because in the Roman calendar there were only 10 months in the year, and November was indeed the ninth month. November marks the point in the year when the cold begins to set in. November’s adjectival form, Novemberish, means “dreary,” BIRTHSTONE The traditional birthstone for November is the yellow topaz, The yellow topaz is a jewel that represents empathy and serenity. Topaz is a stone of nobility, love, passion, purpose and also symbolizes friendship.. HOLIDAYS There are 2 major holidays that we celebrate in November. Veteran’s Day…
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