noun Date: 14th century the summer season or a period like summer

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  • Summertime — refers to Summer, one of the temperate seasons, and it may also refer to: In music: * Summertime (song), a popular song by George Gershwin from the opera Porgy and Bess * Summertime (Beyoncé song) * Summertime (Bon Jovi song) * Summertime (Kenny… …   Wikipedia

  • Summertime — ist der Titel der bekanntesten Arie aus der Oper Porgy and Bess von George Gershwin (Musik) und DuBose Heyward (Libretto), die 1935 uraufgeführt wurde. Summertime wurde als eigenständiges Lied aus dieser Oper isoliert vermarktet und entwickelte… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Summertime — «Summertime»  ария, написанная Джорджем Гершвином в 1935 году для оперы «Порги и Бесс». Авторы текста: ДюБос Хейвард и Айра Гершвин (брат Джорджа). За основу[1] для написания арии Гершвин взял украинскую колыбельную песню Ой ходить сон… …   Википедия

  • summertime — late 14c., somer tyme, from SUMMER (Cf. summer) (1) + TIME (Cf. time). Earlier were summertide (mid 13c.), sumeres tid (late O.E.). In Britain, as two words, with reference to what in U.S. is daylight saving time, recorded from 1916 …   Etymology dictionary

  • summertime — ► NOUN 1) the season or period of summer. 2) (summer time) Brit. time as advanced one hour ahead of standard time to achieve longer evening daylight in summer …   English terms dictionary

  • summertime — [sum′ər tīm΄] n. the season of summer …   English World dictionary

  • Summertime — Pour le film de David Lean avec Katharine Hepburn, voir Vacances à Venise. Summertime est une chanson composée en 1935 par George Gershwin pour son opéra en trois actes Porgy and Bess. Sommaire 1 Histoire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • summertime — sum|mer|time [ˈsʌmətaım US ər ] n [U] the season when it is summer in (the) summertime ▪ It doesn t rain much in the summertime. →↑British Summer Time …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • summertime — /sum euhr tuym /, n. the summer season. [1350 1400; ME somertime. See SUMMER1, TIME] * * * …   Universalium

  • summertime — noun The period or season of summer …   Wiktionary

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