Calends meaning

kăləndz, kāləndz
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The first day of the month in the ancient Roman calendar.
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The first day of the month in the ancient Roman calendar.
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The first day of each month in the ancient Roman calendar.
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The first day of a month.
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Origin of calends

  • Middle English kalendes from Latin kalendae kelə-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English kalendes from Latin kalendae kelə-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English kalendes, from Latin kalendae, calendae, from calare (“to proclaim (the first day of a month was proclaimed in ancient Rome)”)

    From Wiktionary