year of grace

year of grace
noun
any year of the Christian era
Hypernyms: ↑year, ↑twelvemonth, ↑yr

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: a year of the Christian era

down to the present year of grace

the year of grace 1955

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a specified year of the Christian era: this year of grace; the year of grace 1982.

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year of grace
Year of the Christian era, AD
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Main Entry:grace

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year of grace,
a particular year of the Christian Era: »

He departed the thirteenth of February in the year of grace 1163 (Richard Knolles).

[translation of Medieval Latin anno gratiae]

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ˌyear of ˈgrace | ˌyear of our ˈLord idiom
(formal) any particular year after the birth of Christ
Main entry:yearidiom

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