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circa

preposition uk   /ˈsɜː.kə/  us   /ˈsɝː-/ (written abbreviation c, ca) formal
(used especially with years) approximately: He was born circa 1600.
Translations of “circa”
in Vietnamese khoảng (ngày tháng)…
in Spanish Circa, Alrededor de…
in Thai ประมาณ…
in Malaysian sekitar…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤用於年份前)大約…
in Indonesian sekitar, kira-kira…
in Russian около…
in Turkish (tarihlerden önce) civarında…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤用于年份前)大约…
in Polish około…
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