December Month – Fun Facts, Images, Famous Quotes & Pictures

The last month of the year December is full of many holidays, feasts, and happenings! In this article, we have provided the December Month 2021 Calendar, the origin of the name December along with delightful December quotes and images.

Therefore, keep scrolling to know about the 12th month of the year and December festivities. We have listed each and everything for you From St. Nicholas Day to Merry-merry Christmas because chilly December days have so much to offer!

December is the 12th month (and last month) in the modern-day Gregorian calendar. However, it was originally the 10th month of the Roman calendar (until 153 BC). Hence, “December” comes from the Latin word Decem, which means “ten.” Because back in Roman times, the calendar only had ten months and began with March!

Winter Solstice is the shortest day of the year (the day with the least amount of daylight).

The traditional birthstone of December Month is turquoise. It is considered a symbol of good fortune and success. Zircon and tanzanite are also regarded to be December birthstones.

2 birth flowers are associated with December month – holly (Ilex aquifolium) and the paperwhite Narcissus (Euphorbia pulcherrima)—a relative of the daffodil with lovely white blooms.

Have a look at some beautiful images and posters given below highlighting the month of December.

To appreciate the beauty of a snowflake it is necessary to stand out in the cold.
– Aristotle

“Will love be true as of December frost, or fickle and fall like the rose in June?” – Clement Scott, “In Sight of Home,” c.1883

“Remember This December, That love weighs more than gold!” – Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon

“Roasting turkeys! Rich mince pies! Cakes of every shape and size!” – Louise Bennett Weaver and Helen Cowles LeCron

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“In cold December fragrant chaplets blow, And heavy harvests nod beneath the snow.” – Alexander Pope

Chill December brings the sleet, Blazing fire, and Christmas treat. Sara Coleridge

christmas snowman

This looks like a December day, it looks like we’ve come to the end of the way. Willie Nelson

“I heard the bells on Christmas Day Their old, familiar carols play, And wild and sweet the words repeat Of peace on earth, good-will to men!” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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In December ring Every day the chimes; Loud the gleemen sing In the streets their merry rhymes. Let us by the fire Ever higher Sing them till the night expires! Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Yet my heart loves December’s smile as much as July’s golden beam; then let us sit and watch the while The blue ice curdling on the stream. Emily Jane Brontë

Endnote

As December starts, just remember to grab a cup of cocoa and enjoy the frosty mornings. And we all know that December brings our favorite holiday season. So enjoy the Christmas vibes and shop for fascinating Christmas goodies. Decorate the Christmas tree and Plan for new year’s eve. Spend a good time with your loved ones and remember all the pleasant memories of this year by sitting near the fireplace. Set goals and resolutions for the coming year and enjoy the blissful December.

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