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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French annales, from Latin annales libri (chronicles), from annalis (pertaining to a year), from annus (year) + libri, genitive of liber (book). Compare with annual.

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæn.əlz/
    • (file)

NounEdit

annals

  1. plural of annal

NounEdit

annals pl (plural only)

  1. A relation of events in chronological order, each event being recorded under the year in which it happened.
  2. Historical records; chronicles; history.
  3. A periodic publication, containing records of discoveries, transactions of societies, etc.
    Annals of Science

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin annālis.

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NounEdit

annals m pl (plural only)

  1. annals

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