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anno aetatis suae

[ahn-noh ahy-tah-tis soo-ahy; English an-oh i-tey-tis soo-ee] /ˈɑn noʊ aɪˈtɑ tɪs ˈsu aɪ; English ˈæn oʊ ɪˈteɪ tɪs ˈsu i/
Latin.
1.
in the year of his age; in the year of her age.

anno mundi

[ahn-noh moo n-dee; English an-oh muhn-dahy, -dee] /ˈɑn noʊ ˈmʊn di; English ˈæn oʊ ˈmʌn daɪ, -di/
Latin.
1.
in the year of the world.

anno regni

[ahn-noh reg-nee; English an-oh reg-nahy, -nee] /ˈɑn noʊ ˈrɛg ni; English ˈæn oʊ ˈrɛg naɪ, -ni/
Latin.
1.
in the year of the reign.

anno urbis conditae

[ahn-noh oor-bis kohn-di-tahy; English an-oh ur-bis kon-di-tee] /ˈɑn noʊ ˈur bɪs ˈkoʊn dɪˌtaɪ; English ˈæn oʊ ˈɜr bɪs ˈkɒn dɪˌti/
Latin.
1.
in the year from the founding of the city (Rome, about 753 b.c.).
Abbreviation: A.U.C.
Compare ab urbe condita.
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anno regni

/ˈænəʊ ˈrɛɡnaɪ/
uknown
1.
in the year of the reign

anno urbis conditae

/ˈænəʊ ˈɜːbɪs ˈkɒndɪˌtiː/
uknown
1.
the full form of AUC
Word Origin
literally: in the year of the founding of the city
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