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Windows 7: meaning of AM and PM

17 Mar 2014   #1
kf10

Win 7 home premium 32 bit
 
 
meaning of AM and PM

is it true that AM stands for after morning

and PM stands for prime time
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17 Mar 2014   #2
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

AM - Ante Meridian, in Latin (Before Noon, in English)
PM - Post Meridian, in Latin (After Noon, in English)



Read more: Full Form of AM and PM - Full Form Directory
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17 Mar 2014   #3
kf10

Win 7 home premium 32 bit
 
 

thanks dinesh
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17 Mar 2014   #4
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

You're welcome.
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17 Mar 2014   #5
clunkfish

Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dinesh View Post
AM - Ante Meridian, in Latin (Before Noon, in English)
PM - Post Meridian, in Latin (After Noon, in English)



Read more: Full Form of AM and PM - Full Form Directory
It's actually ante meridiem and post meridiem.
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17 Mar 2014   #6
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

This is correct

Quote:
AM - Ante Meridian, in Latin (Before Noon, in English)
PM - Post Meridian, in Latin (After Noon, in English)


Read more: http://fullformdirectory.in/am-pm.html#ixzz2wFvAucUj
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17 Mar 2014   #7
Solarstarshines

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
This is correct

Quote:
AM - Ante Meridian, in Latin (Before Noon, in English)
PM - Post Meridian, in Latin (After Noon, in English)


Read more: http://fullformdirectory.in/am-pm.html#ixzz2wFvAucUj


I always remember learning that in Science class because of Daylights Savings Time

The story behind it is amazing as well it's been around forever but implicated during WWI The History of Daylight Saving Time
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17 Mar 2014   #8
clunkfish

Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
This is correct

Quote:
AM - Ante Meridian, in Latin (Before Noon, in English)
PM - Post Meridian, in Latin (After Noon, in English)


Read more: http://fullformdirectory.in/am-pm.html#ixzz2wFvAucUj
Erm...no. Your source is incorrect, I'm afraid. It's a common error.
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17 Mar 2014   #9
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by clunkfish View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
This is correct

Quote:
AM - Ante Meridian, in Latin (Before Noon, in English)
PM - Post Meridian, in Latin (After Noon, in English)


Read more: http://fullformdirectory.in/am-pm.html#ixzz2wFvAucUj
Erm...no. Your source is incorrect, I'm afraid. It's a common error.
Proof?!?
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17 Mar 2014   #10
clunkfish

Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by clunkfish View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
This is correct
Erm...no. Your source is incorrect, I'm afraid. It's a common error.
Proof?!?


Ante and post meridian are wrong because they are incorrectly formed Latin.

How do I know ante and post meridiem are correct? Well they are correct Latin for a start. However, if you want a definitive answer, look here.
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