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Definition of Autumn

Autumn

  1. The third season of the year, or the season between summer and winter, often called "the fall." Astronomically, it begins in the northern temperate zone at the autumnal equinox, about September 23, and ends at the winter solstice, about December 23; but in popular language, autumn, in America, comprises September, October, and November.
  2. The harvest or fruits of autumn.
  3. The time of maturity or decline; latter portion; third stage.

Autumn Quotations

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
Albert Camus

Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.
George Eliot

Autumn arrives in early morning, but spring at the close of a winter day.
Elizabeth Bowen

Now Autumn's fire burns slowly along the woods and day by day the dead leaves fall and melt.
William Allingham

When autumn darkness falls, what we will remember are the small acts of kindness: a cake, a hug, an invitation to talk, and every single rose. These are all expressions of a nation coming together and caring about its people.
Jens Stoltenberg
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Autumn Translations

autumn in Afrikaans is herfs
autumn in Dutch is herfst-, najaars-
autumn in Finnish is syksy
autumn in French is automnal, automne
autumn in German is Herbst, Herbst, herbstlich
autumn in Italian is autunno
autumn in Portuguese is outono
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