May 2019 Printable Calendars

May is the fifth month of Gregorian Calendar and it has a length of 31 days. The name of May comes from the Latin words maius mensis which means Maia’s month and Maia is a Greek Goddess. It also has an origin from Roman Era Goddess of fertility which is Bona Dea. Moreover, in a second opinion Ovid who is a Roman poet stated that May is named for maiores, Latin for elders. May is a month of spring season in Northern Hemisphere and a month of fall season in Southern Hemisphere. May is a very hot month in Northern Hemispheres and generally the start of vacation season.

 

Furthermore, March has very important days and events. 1st day of May is labor day and it is celebrated in most of the countries in this day. It is universally accepted. Also, Mother’s Day, World Press Freedom Day and World Asthma Day are celebrated in May. In addition, In United States May is the month of National Golf, National Burger, National Brain Tumor Awareness, National Military Appreciation, National moving, National Water Safety and National Stroke Awareness. Also, the flowers of May are Lily of the Valley and the Crataegus Monogyna which is mostly red.