Name: Ides

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ides

  • Meaning:
    Day fifteen or thirteen of a month
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    (ee DES)
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    Itself (Ides)
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    The Roman term to denote the fifteenth of thirteenth day of a month. In the months March, May, July and October, the Ides fell on the fifteenth, while in the other months it was set on the thirteenth day. The Ides was overall seen as an auspicious day.
    The Ides of March was also the day Julius Caesar was murdered in the Senate.

    Ides is also a surname.

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