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But "the sum of years before and after Jesus Christ" referred to the years between a number of instants at the beginning of those years, including the beginning of year 0, identified by Cassini as "Jesus Christ", virtually identical to Kepler's "Christi".Consider the three instants ('years') labeled beginning at 1.0 outside the interval.The Arabic numeral for zero (0) did not enter Europe until the thirteenth century.Even then, it was known only to very few, and only entered widespread use in Europe by the seventeenth century.
Bede's singular use of 'BC' continued to be used sporadically throughout the Middle Ages.The terms anno Domini, Dionysian era, Christian era, vulgar era, and common era were used interchangeably between the Renaissance and the 19th century, at least in Latin.But vulgar era was suppressed in English at the beginning of the 20th century after vulgar acquired the meaning of "offensively coarse", replacing its original meaning of "common" or "ordinary".Originally, years were adjectives (1st year, second year, et cetera).
This system is because, at the time, people did not know about 0. He may or may not have wanted 0-Time (a singularity of time), but he wanted to maintain the cycle of leap years.In chapter II of book I of Ecclesiastical history, Bede stated that Julius Caesar invaded Britain "in the year 693 after the building of Rome, but the sixtieth year before the incarnation of our Lord", while stating in chapter III, "in the year of Rome 798, Claudius" also invaded Britain and "within a very few days … the fortysixth [year] from the incarnation of our Lord".