janeiro

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

janeiro m

  1. Alternative form of janeyro

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese janeiro, janeyro, from Vulgar Latin *jan(u)airu, *jenuarius, from Latin iānuārius, from the name of the god Iānus ‎(Janus). Compare Spanish enero.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

janeiro m (plural janeiros)

  1. January

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:janeiro.

Descendants[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

In Brazilian Portuguese, the names of months were usually not capitalized. But in Portugal they were. The Portuguese Language Orthographic Agreement of 1990 abolished their capitalization.

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