What is another word for 14 July?
4 synonyms found
[ fˈɔːtiːn d͡ʒuːlˈa͡ɪ], [ fˈɔːtiːn dʒuːlˈaɪ], [ f_ˈɔː_t_iː_n dʒ_uː_l_ˈaɪ]
July 14 is known by several synonyms such as Bastille Day, La FÃªte Nationale, or the French National Day. This commemorative day marks the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille prison during the French Revolution. The Bastille was a symbol of the absolute monarchy's power, and its fall signaled the beginning of a new era of democracy and liberty in France. Bastille Day is celebrated in all French territories around the world and features parades, fireworks, and military processions. This day remains significant not only for the French but also for lovers of history and democracy worldwide.