n. pl. Jan·u·ar·ies
The first month of the year in the Gregorian calendar. See Table at calendar.
[Middle English Januarie, Jenever, from Old North French Jenever, from Latin Iānuārius (mēnsis), (month) of Janus, from Iānus, Janus; see ei- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
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