The terms anno Domini (AD) and before Christ (BC) are used to label or number
years in the Julian and Gregorian calendars. The term anno Domini is Medieval
Latin, which means in the year of the Lord...
B.C. does stand for “before Christ.” A.D. actually stands for the Latin phrase anno
domini, which means “in the year of our Lord.” The B.C./A.D. dating system is ...
adverb, often capitalized A an·no Do·mi·ni \ˌa-(ˌ)nō-ˈdä-mə-nē, -ˈdō-, -ˌnī\.
Definition of anno Domini. —used to indicate that a time division falls within the ...
A.D. is an abbreviation for “anno Domini,” which is Latin for “in the year of our
Lord.” ... Commissioned by the pope, he did this to determine the correct date for
BC and AD do have a religious significance because they state that Yeshua of
Nazareth is both God and Messiah: AD means "Year of the Lord. ... "Even though
Anno Domini was in widespread use by the ninth century [CE] Before Christ (or
May 9, 2014 ... The use of "anno domini" and "before Christ" to mark time began in ... Dionysius
made the change specifically to do away with the memory of ...
Mar 10, 2015 ... It is an abbreviation for “Anno Domini,” which is a Latin phrase meaning “in the
year ... However, note that he year zero does not exist in the Anno Domini (or
Common Era) system usually used to number years in the Gregorian ...
May 7, 2015 ... @AndrewLazarus BC does not require negative numbers. ... AD is an
abbreviation of anno Domini Nostri Jesu Christi, Latin for "in .... Anno Post
Christum) and P.C. (for Post Christum) as forms meaning "after the birth of Christ.
Anno Domini definition, A.D. See more. ... Every one knows that there is nothing
so untruthful as anno Domini, and Im convinced that neither of us is a day more
than thirty. The Bishop's Apron W. ... How Do I Get a Word into the Dictionary?
an·no Dom·i·ni adv. Abbr. AD or ad. In a specified year of the Christian era. [
Medieval Latin annō Dominī : Latin annō, ablative of annus, year + Latin Dominī,