year of grace
Date: 14th century a calendar year of the Christian era <
the year of grace 1993
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  • Year of grace — Year Year, n. [OE. yer, yeer, [yogh]er, AS. ge[ a]r; akin to OFries. i?r, g?r, D. jaar, OHG. j[=a]r, G. jahr, Icel. [=a]r, Dan. aar, Sw. [*a]r, Goth. j?r, Gr. ? a season of the year, springtime, a part of the day, an hour, ? a year, Zend y[=a]re… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • year of grace — year′ of grace′ n. a specified year of the Christian era: the year of grace 1992[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • year of grace — noun any year of the Christian era • Hypernyms: ↑year, ↑twelvemonth, ↑yr * * * : a year of the Christian era down to the present year of grace the year of grace 1955 * * * a specified year of the Christian era: this year of grace; the year of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • year of grace — a specified year of the Christian era: this year of grace; the year of grace 1982. * * * …   Universalium

  • year of grace — noun the year as reckoned from the birth of Christ; AD …   Australian English dictionary

  • in the year of grace (or Our Lord) —— — in the year AD. [year of grace from med. L. anno gratiae, used by chroniclers.] → year …   English new terms dictionary

  • This Year of Grace — Infobox Musical name= This Year of Grace subtitle= caption= Page from sheet music (cropped) music= Noël Coward lyrics= Noël Coward book= Noël Coward productions= 1928 Broadway awards= This Year of Grace is a musical with a book, music, and lyrics …   Wikipedia

  • in the year of grace — ► in the year of grace (or Our Lord) in the year AD. Main Entry: ↑year …   English terms dictionary

  • the Year of Grace — the Year of Grace, or ● year …   Useful english dictionary

  • Year of Jubilee (Hebrew) —     Year of Jubilee (Hebrew)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Year of Jubilee (Hebrew)     According to the Pentateuchal legislation contained in Leviticus, a Jubilee year is the year that follows immediately seven successive Sabbatic years (the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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