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April

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It makes no difference how deeply seated may be the trouble, how hopeless the outlook, how muddled the tangle, how great the mistake. A sufficient realization of love will dissolve it all.
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English

Etymology

Middle English apprile, re-Latinized from aueril, from Old French avrill, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] Aprilis, month of the goddess Venus, perhaps based on Etruscan Apru, from Greek Αφροδίτη (Afrodíte), Venus

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April

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s

April (s)

  1. The fourth month of the Gregorian calendar, following March and preceding May. Abbreviation: Apr or Apr.
    • 1845 Robert Browning: Home-Thoughts From Abroad:
      Oh, to be in England
      Now that April's there
  2. A female given name for somebody born in April; used since early 20th century.
    • 1947 Hilda Laurence: Death of a Doll: p.27:
      I'm April Hooper. That sounds silly, the April part, but my mother was English and she always said there was nothing prettier than an English April.

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April

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April

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