לפנה״ס

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Hebrew[edit]

Adjective[edit]

לפנה״ס (Lif'n. Has.)

  1. לִפְנֵי הַסְּפִירָה (lif'néi has'firá): BC, BCE: used in denoting times before the year 1 CE.

Usage notes[edit]

  • While used much as an adjective, לפנה״ס is grammatically a prepositional phrase, and therefore does not inflect for gender, number, or definiteness.

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