Latin. (prep + abl) numbers - counting from, separation - out of (one out of many), time - from, since, after, in connection with, with regard to, with passive verbs - by, because, space- from, away from. A, Abb: Aulus, Roman praenomen; abbreviated A. or Au.; Absolvo (free), Antiquo (reject). A, Abb: year; abb. ann./a. ; (regnavit a(nnis). XLIIII he reigned for 44 years.
- adj. (interj.) Ah!; distress, regret, pity, appeal, entreaty, surprise, joy, objection, contempt. A or Ab: (prep) by agent, from (departure, cause, remote origin, time); after (reference). A: in calendar expression - a.d. is ante diem or before the day.