Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The time of the new moon; the beginning of the month in the lunar calendar.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The time of the new moon; the beginning of the month in the lunar calendar.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The time of new moon; the beginning of the month.
  • n. In antiquity, a festival held at the time of the new moon.
  • n. A genus of animals of disputed characters and affinities, type of a family Neomeniid√¶.

Etymologies

Latin (Wiktionary)

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  • A suffering lass named Eugenia
    Endured a cyclical neurasthenia.
    She'd fall in a swoon
    Each full of the moon
    And recover at next neomenia.

    March 20, 2015

  • Time of new moon. (From Lucifeous Logolepsy)

    June 8, 2008