Meaning of AD in English


AD BrE AmE British English , A.D. American English /ˌeɪ ˈdiː/

(Anno Domini) used to show that a date is a particular number of years after the birth of Christ SYN CE ⇨ BC :

the first century AD

54 AD

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.