Month January

JanusFrom: A History of the Months and the Meanings of their Names
by Unknown [edited]

Janus’ Month

Middle English: Januarie
Latin: Ianuarius (of Janus)
Latin: Ianu(s) (Janus)
Latin: Ianuarius (pertaining to Janus)
Latin: Ianuarius mensis (month of Janus)

Januarius had 29 days in the Roman calender, with Julius it became 31 days long.

Ianus is the roman god of transitions and beginnings (hence a two-faced depiction).

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