Anno domini


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ANNO DOMINI, in the year of our Lord, abbreviated, A. D. The computation of time from the incarnation of our Saviour which is used as the date of all public deeds in the United States and Christian countries, on which account it is called the "vulgar vera."

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En esos mismos anales, en la entrada que dice "Era MCX, anno Domini MLXXII.
Pursuing the joint themes of economics and imperialism and their contrasting treatments in News from Nowhere and Anno Domini 2000 promises to open up several new avenues of inquiry.
Sebastiani Fluminis Januarii anno Domini MDCCCCXXXIX celebratum, [Vozes, Petropolis 1940?
It made the Anno Domini calendar a thing of the past and the world of squabbling nations a thing of pre-mondial thinking as well.
Aristotle questioningly nods toward Ptolemy) Most accurate accounts place Nicolaus at roughly 100 to 150 years AD, Anno Domini, or, years after the birth of Christ.
My clients believe they have been deeply hurt, injured, libeled and otherwise persecuted as a result of anti-Semitic doctrines propagated with malice and reckless disregard of the truth by defendants and specifically that said defendants accused plaintiffs of crucifying the said Messiah a k a Jesus Christ a k a Our Lord and Savior, on or about Easter Sunday 1 Anno Domini .
Archie MacPherson: ``And then there was Johan Cruyff, who at 35 added a whole new meaning to the word anno domini.
His parents said they were astonished to hear pupils were no longer using AD - short for Anno Domini, the Latin for in the year of our Lord - and BC, meaning Before Christ.
Both are in good form and I expect good runs from them but maybe anno domini is beginning to tell," said the Rosewell House trainer.
Rather than starting with the year zero, years in this calendar begin with the date January 1, 1 Anno Domini (AD).
In any case, anno domini dating is now world standard, and by universal consensus, we are now in the year 2001.
Germain-Robin (see Van Yoder article, 12/99) makes Anno Domini 2000.