Calends Cal"ends, n. pl. [OE. kalendes month, calends, AS. calend month, fr. L. calendae; akin to calare to call, proclaim, Gr. ??????. CF. {Claim}.] The first day of each month in the ancient Roman calendar. [Written also {kalends}.] [1913 Webster]

{The Greek calends}, a time that will never come, as the Greeks had no calends. [1913 Webster] ||

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Kalends — Kal ends, n. Same as {Calends}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kalends — [kal′əndz] pl.n. [sometimes K ] CALENDS …   English World dictionary

  • kalends — variant of calends …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • kalends — /kal euhndz/, n. (usually used with a pl. v.) calends. * * * …   Universalium

  • kalends — noun Alternative spelling of calends …   Wiktionary

  • kalends — n. calends, first day of the month (according to the ancient Roman calendar); time that will never come (because the Greeks had no calends) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • KALENDS — Kalendas …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • kalends — plural noun variant spelling of calends …   English new terms dictionary

  • kalends — kal•ends [[t]ˈkæl əndz[/t]] n. (often cap.) (usu. with a pl. v.) hor anq calends …   From formal English to slang

  • kalends — /ˈkæləndz/ (say kaluhndz) plural noun → calends …   Australian English dictionary

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