Encyclopedia > BC

  Article Content

BC

BC (for "Before Christ") is an abbreviation used to refer to a year before the beginning of the yearcount that starts with the supposed year of the birth of Christ. Some people use ACN or BCE instead. See also AD and CE.

For a discussion, see the entry on Anno Domini.


BC also refers to the province of British Columbia in Canada.



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Canadian Music Hall of Fame

... musicians for their lifetime achievements in music. The ceremony is held each year in Toronto as part of the Juno Awards. Complete list of Inductees 1978 Guy ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 22.2 ms