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BC is "before Christ" and AD "anno domini"

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Q: What does BC and AD stand for in Greek?
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What does AD or BC stand for?

BC stands for before Christ. AD would stand for after death of Christ.

When was the ancient greek era?

500 bc to 476 ad

In history what do the letters BC stand for?

BC = Before Christ AD = Anno Domini

What do AD and BC stand for?

AD stands for Anno Domini - a Latin phrase meaning "In the year of our Lord". BC stands for Before Christ.

What does AD and BD stands for date?

its AD and BC, and AD means anno domini (greek) means after the birth of christ and BC stands for before christ,before the birth of jesus. RG

What do bc bce ad and ce stand for?

BCE stands for before common era

What do am pm ad and bc stand for?

anno domini before christ

What do BC and AD stand for in the time line?

BC means before Christ and AD stands for Anno Domini (year of the lord). BC is before the birth of Christ and AD are the years after the birth. People often use BC as Before the Common era and CE for Common Era (CE). Not all people are christian.

Was Philip II greek?

There was a Philip of Macedonia 392-336 BC who was Greek as well as a King of Spain 1527-1598 AD.

How do you count BC AD?

The last date of BC was 1 BC, then the first date of AD was 1 AD, there was no zero.

Is ad older then bc?

Okay Will AD is older than BC because AD is very old not like BC

What was the oldest civilization between 1500 bc and 400 ad?

it is not the greek civilization group on plato

When does BC ends and AD begins?

BC ends when AD begins: 1 BC comes before 1 AD. There is no year "0". "BC" stands for "Before Christ", and "AD" stands for "Anno Domini", which in Latin means "in the year of the Lord". Scholars prefer to use "BCE" and "CE", which stand for "Before the Common Era" and "Common Era", respectively, to mean the same thing as "BC" and "AD", but do not imply Christian connotation.

Is 3000 bc closer to ad or bc?

It isn't a question of closer to ad or bc, it IS bc. 3000bc would be -3000ad.

What comes first AD or BC?

I belive that AD comes first then there are BC.

What happened in the time period between AD and BC?

Nothing. There was no time period between BC and AD. 1 BC was followed by 1 AD. There was no year zero or any gap between BC and AD.

What goes first on a timeline BC or AD?

BC comes before AD on a timeline. BC or BCE means before common era, AD means "In the year of Our Lord."BC first AD after

Did medusa live in AD time or BC time?

Medusa was a part of Greek mythology, which predates Christianity.

What does bc ad stand for in bibical times?

B.C=Before Christ A.D=After Death

Did the Greek gods live in the Golden Age?

Yes there were around then. Also before and after. The lifespan of the greek religion was approximately from 3500 BC to 500 AD.

Is BC before or after AD?

BC is before AD (Before Christ) (After Death)

Is AD before BC?

No, it's the other way around: BC then AD

Which one is further in time AD and BC?

Ad because bc started after

How many years are there between 30 BC and 30 AD and why?

58 years are between 30 BC and AD 30. The first thing you need to remember is that there is no year 0; the year before AD 1 is 1 BC. So the years between 30 BC and AD 30 are... 29 BC, 28 BC, 27 BC, ..., 2 BC, 1 BC, AD1, AD 2, ..., AD 27, AD 28, AD 29 29 BC through 1 BC is 29 years, and AD 1 through AD 29 is 29 years. 29 years + 29 years = 58 years

When was Augustus caeasar emperor?

Augustus was emperor from 30 BC to 14 AD.Augustus was emperor from 30 BC to 14 AD.Augustus was emperor from 30 BC to 14 AD.Augustus was emperor from 30 BC to 14 AD.Augustus was emperor from 30 BC to 14 AD.Augustus was emperor from 30 BC to 14 AD.Augustus was emperor from 30 BC to 14 AD.Augustus was emperor from 30 BC to 14 AD.Augustus was emperor from 30 BC to 14 AD.

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