How Do You Spell IDES?

Correct spelling for the English word "ides" is [ˈaɪ_d_z], [ˈa͡ɪdz], [ˈa‍ɪdz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of IDES

  1. In the ancient Roman calendar, the 15th of March, May, July, October, and the 13th of the other months.

Common Misspellings for IDES

Below is the list of 347 misspellings for the word "ides".

Usage Examples for IDES

  1. Marcus Marcellus, having entered upon the consulship on the ides of March, assembled the senate on that day merely for form's sake He declared, that " in the absence of his colleague he would not enter into any question relative to the state or the provinces." - "The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six" by Titus Livius
  2. To the democratic Khasi the ides of the Siem living apart from his people would be repugnant. - "The Khasis" by P. R. T. Gurdon
  3. 63. Flaminius, one of the consuls elect, to whom the legions which were wintering at Placentia had fallen by lot, sent an edict and letter to the consul, desiring that those forces should be ready in camp at Ariminum on the ides of March. - "The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six" by Titus Livius
  4. From these three points the days of the month were numbered- not forward, but backward- as so many days before the Nones, the Ides, or the Calends, the point of departure being counted in the reckoning, so that the last day of every month was the second of the Calends of the following month. - "Our Calendar" by George Nichols Packer

What does ides stand for?

Abbreviation IDES means:

  1. Illinois Department of Employment Security
  2. Instituto Direito E Sociedade ( Institute of Law and Society)