The Names of
named after Janus,
the god of doors and gates
named after Februalia, a time period when sacrifices
made to atone for sins
named after Mars, the god of war
from aperire, Latin for “to open” (buds)
named after Maia, the goddess of growth of plants
from junius, Latin for the goddess Juno
named after Julius Caesar in 44 B.C.
named after Augustus Caesar in 8 B.C.
from septem, Latin for “seven”
from octo, Latin for “eight”
from novem, Latin for “nine”
from decem, Latin for “ten”