December got its name from the Latin word decem (meaning ten) because it was originally the tenth month of the year in the calendar of Romulus c. 750 BC which began in March.
What is the full meaning of December?
The twelfth and last month of the Gregorian calendar, following November and preceding the January of the following year. Abbreviation: Dec or Dec. Etymology: From decembre, from decembre, from december, from Latin decem, from Proto-Indo-European *dekm, ten; December was the tenth month in the Roman calendar.
What does DEC stand for in legal terms?
Dec Action is the short form of declaratory judgment action. A declaratory judgment is a judgment of a court which determines the rights of parties without ordering anything be done or awarding damages.
What is the short term for December?
The list shows the order of the months, starting from January (month 1). The abbreviations or short forms shown are the most common, but other abbreviations are possible, for example: Ja./Fe./Ma. or J./F./M. The days column shows the number of days in the month....Months of the Year.12monthDecembershort formDec.days31seasonwinter11 more columns
What type of part of speech is December?
noun Decemberpart of speech:noundefinition:the twelfth month of the year. December has thirty-one days. Winter begins in December for people who live north of the equator.
What is full form of NCTE?
National Council for Teacher Education.