anno Domini


an·no Do·mi·ni

adverb, often capitalized A \ˌa-(ˌ)nō-ˈdä-mə-nē, -ˈdō-, -ˌnī\

Definition of ANNO DOMINI

—used to indicate that a time division falls within the Christian era

Origin of ANNO DOMINI

Medieval Latin, in the year of the Lord
First Known Use: 1512

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: anno hegirae
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Anniversary Day
All Words Near: anno Domini

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up anno Domini? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).