Asked in Time Zones
what time is it when it is pm and what time is it when it is am?
AM (Ante Meridiem, Latin for Before Midday) is between 0000 and 1200, and PM (Post Meridiem, Latin for After Midday) is between 1200 and 0000. ...
Why are ante meridian and post meridian known by this name?
Ante means before and post means behind. Meridian is from the Latin for Midday. Ante Meridian = am (before midday) Post Meridian = pm (after midday) ...
What is the abbreviation for after midday?
The abbreviation for after midday is PM. This is an abbreviation of the Latin phrase post meridiem meaning 'after noon'. AM is an abbreviation of the Latin ante meridiem meaning 'before noon'. I take Latin and these answers are correct. ...