ab aeterno

adverb
ab ae·​ter·​no | \ ˌa-bē-ˈtər-(ˌ)nō, ˌä-ˌbī-ˈter- \

Definition of ab aeterno

: from an infinitely remote point of time in the past

First Known Use of ab aeterno

1621, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ab aeterno

New Latin, literally, "from forever"

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“Ab aeterno.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ab%20aeterno. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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