noun (usually used with a plural verb)
Origin of calends
Examples from the Web for calends
This letter was closed on the 5th of the calends of August, answering to the 26th of July.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 2 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
From the Court of Spain, the third day of the calends of May, 1494.
It was not, however, till the calends of May of the year after their departure from Darien, that they arrived at the capital.
He must be instigated from without, if the deed is not to be put off until the Greek calends.Sleep Walking and Moon Walking|Isidor Isaak Sadger
In the ancient Roman calendar the first day of every month was invariably called the calends.Our Calendar|George Nichols Packer