from inside; from within.
But it is impossible to pass by the objection to theology which comes as it were ab intra from the side of religion.
Lux Mundi Various
- Ab origine
Latin. from the very beginning; from the source or origin. Historical Examples It is said of him, that he was, inventum focis, because he was ab origine from the land of fire; by which is meant Ur of Chaldea. A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume II. (of VI.) Jacob Bryant To […]
- Ab ovo
from the beginning. Historical Examples The Romans began their noonday meal with eggs, and ended with a dessert; ab ovo ad malum. The Castaways Captain Mayne Reid I knew him from the very egg, I may say—ab ovo—Mrs. Cavanagh; it was I instilled his first principles into him. The Emigrants Of Ahadarra William Carleton Smith […]
- Ab urbe condita
from the founding of the city (Rome, about 753 b.c.). Abbreviation: A.U.C. uknown the full form of AUC
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