ante-Christum

[ ahn-te-kree-stoo m; English an-tee-kris-tuh m ]
/ ˈɑn tɛˈkri stʊm; English ˈæn tiˈkrɪs təm /

adjective Latin.

before Christ. Abbreviation: A.C.
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