A.D. dates for kids
The date 2000 A.D. means that it's been 2000 years since Jesus Christ was born. 2000 C.E. means the same thing.
A.D. is short for Anno Domini, which means the "year of our Lord," and C.E. is short for Common Era.
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by Professor K.E. Carr, Portland State University