ab aeterno


ab ae·​ter·​no
: from an infinitely remote point of time in the past

Word History


New Latin, literally, "from forever"

First Known Use

1621, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ab aeterno was in 1621

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“Ab aeterno.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ab%20aeterno. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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