Year

3 Definitions of Year

The meaning of the word year, the definition of Year:

n. - The time of the apparent revolution of the sun trough the ecliptic; the period occupied by the earth in making its revolution around the sun, called the astronomical year; also, a period more or less nearly agreeing with this, adopted by various nations as a measure of time, and called the civil year; as, the common lunar year of 354 days, still in use among the Mohammedans; the year of 360 days, etc. In common usage, the year consists of 365 days, and every fourth year (called bissextile, or leap year) of 366 days, a day being added to February on that year, on account of the excess above 365 days (see Bissextile).

n. - The time in which any planet completes a revolution about the sun; as, the year of Jupiter or of Saturn.

n. - Age, or old age; as, a man in years.


The word "year" uses 4 letters: A E R Y

Direct anagrams of year:

aery eyra yare

Words formed by adding one letter before or after year, or to year in any order:

b - barye yerba   d - deary deray rayed ready   f - faery   g - gayer yager   h - hayer   l - early layer leary relay   n - yearn   p - apery payer repay   r - yarer   s - eyras resay sayer years   t - teary   w - weary  

Shorter words found within year:

ae ar are ay aye ear er era ray re rya rye ya yar ye yea yr

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Other words with the same letter pairs: ye ea ar

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