14th century, in the meaning defined above
Latin, from Greek Kerberos
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“Cerberus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cerberus. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.
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