Victoria-day meaning

The Monday before May 25, observed in Canada in commemoration of the birthday of Queen Victoria.
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A legal holiday in Canada, celebrated on the Monday preceding May 25: originally May 24, Queen Victoria's birthday.
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(Canada) A holiday commemorating the birthdays of Queen Victoria and the reigning monarch of Canada, falling on the last Monday before May 25.
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Origin of victoria-day

  • Victoria + day, after Queen Victoria (24 May 1819-1901).
    From Wiktionary