Month March

MarsFrom A History of the Months and the Meanings of their Names
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March – Mars’ Month

Middle English: March(e)
Anglo-French: March(e)
Old English: Martius
Latin: Martius (of Mars)
Latin: Marti(s) (Mars)
Latin: Martius mensis (month of Mars)

March was the original beginning of the year, and the time for the resumption of war.
Mars is the Roman god of war. He is modelled after the Greek god Ares.

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