Last modified on 15 April 2015, at 15:31

centenary

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attested since about 1790, from Late Latin centenarius (of one hundred), from Latin centeni (one hundred each) (from centum (hundred)) + -arius.

AdjectiveEdit

centenary (not comparable)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or completing a period of 100 years.

TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

centenary (plural centenaries)

  1. A one hundredth anniversary

TranslationsEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit