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What is a CE?

BCE stands for Before Civilized Era. CE stands for Civilized Era. ACE stands for After Civilized Era. Sorry, I will correct my first mistake. BCE stands for Before Common Era. CE stands for Common Era. ACE stands for After Common… Full Answer

When did the common era start?

Common Era or Current Era, abbreviated CE, is a calendar era that is often used as an alternative naming of the Anno Domini era ("in the year of the Lord"), abbreviated AD. The system uses BCE as an abbreviation for… Full Answer

What makes the common era common?

It is called the "common" era by some people because it is commonly shared among all cultures of the world as the predominant year-numbering system, despite its Western/Eurocentric bias. For example, it is the year 1432 in the Islamic era… Full Answer