It has 30 days.
The name probably refers to opening the buds in spring and comes from latin aperire = opens ago. The old German name is Ostermond (by Karl the large one in 8. Century imported), because Easter lies usually in April. Others, today hardly more common designations, are change month or also Launing.
In the Roman calendar April was originally the second month.
April weather stands figurativy for changeful weather, even if it takes place in other months.
After the legend Luzifer at the 1 became. Offend to April from the sky.
- “April, April- makes which it wants " (referred on the weather) -- old farmer wisdom
- “at the 1. One sends the fools to April, where one wants. “
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