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Meaning of "Canada Day" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CANADA DAY

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CANADA DAY

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Canada Day is a noun.
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WHAT DOES CANADA DAY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Canada Day

Canada Day

Canada Day is the national day of Canada, a federal statutory holiday celebrating the anniversary of the July 1, 1867, enactment of the British North America Act, 1867, which united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire. Originally called Dominion Day, the holiday was renamed in 1982, the year the Canada Act was passed. Canada Day observances take place throughout Canada as well as among Canadians internationally.

Definition of Canada Day in the English dictionary

The definition of Canada Day in the dictionary is July 1, the anniversary of the day in 1867 when Canada became the first British colony to receive dominion status: a bank holiday Former name: Dominion Day.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CANADA DAY

Canada
Canada balsam
Canada goose
Canada jay
Canada lily
Canada thistle
Canadarm
Canadian
Canadian Alliance
Canadian bacon
Canadian elk
Canadian English
Canadian fleabane
Canadian football
Canadian Forces
Canadian French
Canadian pondweed
Canadian River
Canadian Shield
Canadian whisky

WORDS THAT END LIKE CANADA DAY

April Fools´ Day
Ascension Day
Australia Day
Boxing Day
Christmas Day
Father´s Day
Groundhog Day
Inauguration Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Last Day
May Day
Memorial Day
Mother´s Day
New Year´s Day
Saint Valentine´s Day
Thanksgiving Day
the Lord´s Day
Veterans Day
Victoria Day

Synonyms and antonyms of Canada Day in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Canada Day» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CANADA DAY

Find out the translation of Canada Day to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Canada Day from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Canada Day» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

加拿大国庆日
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Día de Canadá
570 millions of speakers

English

Canada Day
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कनाडा दिवस
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

كندا اليوم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

День Канады
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Dia do Canadá
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আপনি কি আমার সাথে কি করতে চান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Fête du Canada
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hari Kanada
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kanada-Tag
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

カナダの独立記念日
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

캐나다 데이
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dina Kanada
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ngày Canada
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கனடா தினம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कॅनडा डे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kanada Günü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Canada Day
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Kanada Dzień
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

день Канади
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Canada Day
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Ημέρα του Καναδά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Canada Day
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Kanada dag
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Canada Day
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Canada Day

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CANADA DAY»

The term «Canada Day» is quite widely used and occupies the 47.006 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CANADA DAY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Canada Day

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CANADA DAY»

Discover the use of Canada Day in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Canada Day and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Canada Day
Introduces Canada Day, including the history of the holiday and how it is celebrated throughout the nation.
Molly Aloian, 2009
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Canada Day
Explains the history, importance, and celebration of Canada Day.
Patricia J. Murphy, 2002
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Canada Day
Canadian Celebrations provides an exciting look at the events that people take part in during Canada's major holidays. Each title provides information about the history, symbols, and traditions of these special days. Book jacket.
Heather Kissock, 2009
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HP Quick Facts 2009
New Year's; Good Friday; Victoria Day; Canada Day; Labour Day; Thanksgiving Day; Remembrance Day; Christmas Day; Boxing Day T + V2 plus reg. pay FEDERAL New Year's; Good Friday; Victoria Day; Canada Day; Discovery Day ( 3rd ...
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HR Quick Facts
T + V2 plus reg. pay New Year,s; Good Friday; Victoria Day; Canada Day; Labour Day; Thanksgiving Day; Remembrance Day; Christmas Day; Boxing Day FEDERAL T + V2 plus reg. pay New Year,s; Good Friday; Victoria Day; Canada Day; ...
Richard Browne, 2008
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Quick Facts for Payroll Managers 2007
B.C. New Year's; Good Friday; Victoria Day; Canada Day; B.C. Day (1st Monday in Aug.); Labour Day; Thanksgiving Day; Remembrance Day; Christmas Day T + ll for first 12 hrs/double time after 12 hrs plus average days pay. ALTA.
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Canada
Although the proposal caused some controversy,510 many Canadians had already been informally referring to the holiday as Canada Day for a number of years before the official name change occurred.511 Andrew Cohen, a former Globe ...
By Wikipedians
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Tourism and National Identities: An International Perspective
Establishing to what extent Canadian and American identities are intertwined is beyond the scope of this chapter, but it is evident that national celebratory events, such as Canada Day, serve as meaningful platforms for nationalistic expression.
Elspeth Frew, Leanne White, 2011
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Barron's GED Canada: High School Equivalency Exam
Three of these holidays are Remembrance Day, Canada Day, and Christmas. The word count for the entire essay is 256 words. You can clearly see that each paragraph is focused, contains main ideas and details, has structure, and yet is ...
Christopher Smith, 2008
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My First Book about Canada
Canada. Holidays. These are just some of the holidays that Canada celebrates. Number these holidays in order from the beginning of the year. Christmas Day, December 25th Canada Day, July 1st National Flag of Canada Day, February 15th ...
Carole Marsh, 2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CANADA DAY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Canada Day is used in the context of the following news items.
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Stanley Cup, World Series rings stolen in Canada Day jewelry heist …
The rings are part of a jewelry theft at a house break-in on Canada Day. Around $500,000 in property was taken ... «Hamilton Spectator, Jul 15»
2
ICNA Sisters celebrate Canada Day
To celebrate Canada Day, ICNA Sisters Canada July 1 hosted a free public event at the Churchill Meadows Community Common Park in ... «Mississauga, Jul 15»
3
Gallery: Canada Day 2015
Global News and ET Canada partnered with the City of Mississauga on Canada Day. Global News anchors Liza Fromer, Farah Nasser and ... «Globalnews.ca, Jul 15»
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Qualicum Beach Legion hosts special guest on Canada Day
The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 76 Qualicum Beach presented a colourful and impassioned Canada Day Ceremony on July 1. First vice ... «Parksville Qualicum Beach News, Jul 15»
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Still no suspects in vicious Canada Day beating
Ian Cope - beating victim Ian Cope, neighbours say, is the victim of a brutal beating in his east Ottawa home on Canada Day. (Image via ... «Ottawa Sun, Jul 15»
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Canada Day explosions were not bombs: RCMP
Police and firefighters surrounded an area of Lheidli T'enneh Memorial Park late Canada Day afternoon after two booms echoed across the ... «Prince George Citizen, Jul 15»
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Cape Dorset boater recounts harrowing Canada Day accident
A group of Cape Dorset boaters are lucky to be alive, following a Canada Day accident that destroyed their boat and left them stranded on ice ... «CBC.ca, Jul 15»
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Canada Day at the Navan Fairgrounds
COMMUNITY. The east-end Canada Day celebrations took a new path this year, but holding the annual Greater Orléans Canada Day ... «Orléans Star, Jul 15»
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Ottawa police investigating Canada Day stabbings near downtown …
Ottawa police are investigating a double stabbing that happened on Canada Day in front of a downtown parking lot. A 19-year-old man and a ... «MetroNews Canada, Jul 15»
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Considering Canada Day in the context of Bill C-24
Last week, I celebrated my first Canada Day as a new citizen. My family immigrated here a little over five years ago and earlier this year, I took ... «McGill Tribune, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Canada Day [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/canada-day>. Oct 2020 ».
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