Definition of Janus in English:

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Janus

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒeɪnəs/
Roman Mythology
An ancient Italian deity, guardian of doorways and gates and protector of the state in time of war. He is usually represented with two faces, so that he looks both forwards and backwards.

Words that rhyme with Janus

anus, Coriolanus, heinous, Punta Arenas, Silvanus
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