in the year of our Lord
Definition of in the year of our Lord
—used before a year to say that it is after the birth of Jesus Christ The couple married on this day in the year of our Lord 1954.
Word by Word Definitions
: the period of about 3651/4 solar days required for one revolution of the earth around the sun
: the time required for the apparent sun to return to an arbitrary fixed or moving reference point in the sky
: the time in which a planet completes a revolution about the sun
: of or relating to us or ourselves or ourself especially as possessors or possessor, agents or agent, or objects or object of an action
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