- The first existence of anything; act or fact of commencing; rise; origin; beginning; start.
#:The time of Henry VII ... nearly coincides with the commencement of what is termed modern history. -allam.
- The day when degrees are conferred by colleges and universities upon students and others.
- A graduation ceremony, from a school, college or university.
trans-top|an act of commencing or beginning
Dutch: aanvang m
Portuguese: comeÃ§o, inÃcio m
trans-top|day degrees are conferred