14th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English Januarie, from Latin Januarius, 1st month of the ancient Roman year, from Janus
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“January.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/January. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.
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