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, the Roman calendar was comprised only of 10 months, and December was the 10th and the last of them. Eventually a calendar reform introduced January and February, but preserved the ordinal naming convention of the older months.
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twelve month
tenth month
last month of a year
cold month
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flagAustralia
5%
88%
5%
0%
17
flagGreece
11%
66%
22%
0%
18
flagGermany
8%
58%
12%
19%
81
flagthe United States
27%
54%
13%
5%
37
flagthe Netherlands
14%
50%
28%
7%
14
flagAustria
15%
46%
23%
15%
13
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
43%
20%
15%
44
flagPoland
23%
37%
21%
16%
3994
flagFrance
23%
30%
7%
38%
13
flagIndia
35%
14%
35%
14%
14