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Question #2686 posted on 01/27/2004 midnight
Q:

Dear 100 Hour Board,
Where did the terms A.M. and P.M. originate for designating morning and afternoon and what exactly do they stand for anyway?
- Amethyst

A: Dear Amethyst,

This question was just recently answered. Board Question #2374

-Zeroun
A: Dear Amethyst,
As far as the origin of the usage, it's like so much else in our language: from the original latin.
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