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or aetat

  1. at the age of.
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Origin of aet.

From the Latin word aetātis
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  • Edward I.) perhaps on a foray; also Henry Lacy, who built the castle (aet.

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  • The frontispiece of this edition is a lithograph by W. Hall of a portrait of Coleridge, aet.

British Dictionary definitions for aet



abbreviation for
  1. aetatis
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Word Origin

Latin: at the age of
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Word Origin and History for aet


"aged," abbreviation of Latin aetatis "of the age of," genitive singular of aetas "age" (see age (n.)).

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