Thursday, January 31, 2013

Fact of the Day: Month of Janus

January is named after the Roman god Janus. He was the god of beginnings and transitions. 

11 comments:

Cloudia said...

Two face!


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Aunt Mary said...

You have increased my knowledge.

Pilar Domínguez said...

I love this kind of post! You are great Adam!thanks for teaching us.Kisses:)

Kay said...

Yae! I knew this one because I was big into Greek and Roman mythology.

Anonymous said...

What about march?

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

This is one of the few things you've written about that I actually know!

Em-Musing said...

Wonder why they showed him with two faces. He must have been a gemini. ;)

Pat Hatt said...

Knes this one, but still fun

A Beer for the Shower said...

I actually did not know this one. Seems quite fitting.

MEcoy said...

it makes sense now i know why was it named after him

Tony Van Helsing said...

February is named after Febus. Possibly.