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Definition of Era


  1. A fixed point of time, usually an epoch, from which a series of years is reckoned.
  2. A period of time reckoned from some particular date or epoch; a succession of years dating from some important event; as, the era of Alexander; the era of Christ, or the Christian era (see under Christian).
  3. A period of time in which a new order of things prevails; a signal stage of history; an epoch.
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Era Translations

era in Danish is epoke
era in Dutch is tijdperk, tijdsgewricht
era in Finnish is ajanjakso
era in German is Epoche
era in Italian is era, epoca
era in Latin is aetas, tempus temporis
era in Spanish is era, epoca
era in Swedish is tidevarv, era, skede