"How does the dating reference "BCE" relate to "BC" and "AD" ?"
I asked the same question this morning and was told that BCE is the same as BC.
posted on 01/18/2002 12:22:59 PM PST
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One entry found for BCE.
Main Entry: BCE Function: abbreviation bachelor of chemical engineering, bachelor of civil engineering,
before the Christian Era -- often punctuated;
before the Common Era -- often punctuated
Next time you run across one you question (I had always heard BCE was "Before Christian/Current Era") check http://www.acronymfinder.com
Bump for later (still working ;o) - good article.
posted on 01/18/2002 4:34:58 PM PST
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