What is the meaning of the word "December", adopted from Latin by most of European languages?

twelve month
tenth month
last month of a year
cold month
Orig­i­nal­ly Roman calendar was com­prised only of 10 months. December was the 10th and last of them. Even­tu­al­ly a calendar reform in­tro­duced January and Febru­ary, but pre­served the ordinal naming con­ven­tion of the older months.

Answers distribution

twelve month
tenth month
last month of a year
cold month
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flagGermany
26%
46%
20%
6%
15
flagthe Netherlands
15%
46%
23%
15%
13
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
42%
19%
23%
26
flagPoland
24%
34%
23%
17%
1746
flagUnknown
24%
27%
27%
20%
312

Gender

men26%
women36%
twelve month
25%
23%
tenth month
26%
36%
last month of a year
27%
26%
cold month
20%
13%

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