Tuesday, December 1, 2009

THE MONTH OF DECEMBER



D
ecember is the twelfth and final month
of the Gregorian calendar and the first month
of winter. It derives it's name from the Latin word
de
cem, meaning ten, as December was the tenth
month of the oldest Roman calendar. The
Latin name is derived from Decima, the
middle Goddess of the Three Fates
who personifies the present.





4 comments:

Kap Roq said...

Ah OK, additional knowledge.

Ramon said...

December is Christmas and Christmas is December!

Joseph said...

And it is a very colorful month! It is also the month of merry making!

Per said...

And a month of joy and thanksgiving!