Nouns denoting time and temporal relations

incipiency
beginning to exist or to be apparent
 
October
the month following September and preceding November
 
Bering Standard Time
standard time in the 11th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 165th meridian west; used in the Midway Islands
 
date
the particular day, month, or year (usually according to the Gregorian calendar) that an event occurred
 
quarter
a unit of time equal to 15 minutes or a quarter of an hour
 
anomalistic month
period between successive perigees; approximately 27.5546 days
 
day of remembrance
the date on which an event occurred in some previous year (or the celebration of it)
 
silver jubilee
an anniversary celebrating the passage of 25 years
 
Chislev
the third month of the civil year; the ninth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in November and December)
 
Ninth of Ab
(Judaism) a major fast day on the Jewish calendar commemorating the destruction of the temples in Jerusalem
 
June 21
June 21, when the sun is at its northernmost point
 
Immaculate Conception
Roman Catholic holy day first celebrated in 1854
 
first trimester
time period extending from the first day of the last menstrual period through 12 weeks of gestation
 
compline
last of the seven canonical hours just before retiring
 
sentence
the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned
 
centripetal acceleration
the acceleration toward the center that holds a satellite in elliptical orbit
 
turn of the century
the period from about ten years before to ten years after a new century
 
Reign of Terror
the historic period (1793-94) during the French Revolution when thousands were executed
 
halftime
an intermission between the first and second half of a game
 
First of May
observed in many countries to celebrate the coming of spring; observed in Russia and related countries in honor of labor
 
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