Definition of idem in English:

idem

Pronunciation /ˈʌɪdɛm//ˈɪdɛm/

adverb

  • Used in citations to indicate an author or word that has just been mentioned:

    ‘Marianne Elliott, Partners in Revolution, 1982; idem, Wolfe Tone, 1989’
    • ‘S. B. Chrimes; idem, The Governance of England: Otherwise Called the Difference between an Absolute and a Limited Monarchy, ed.’
    • ‘Richard Taruskin: Stravinsky and the Russian traditions: a biography of the works through Mavra (Oxford, 1996); idem: Defining Russia musically: historical and hermeneutical essays (Princeton, 1997).’
    • ‘See Gerald A. McCool, SJ, From Unity to Pluralism: The Internal Evolution of Thomism; and idem, The Neo-Thomists.’

Origin

Latin, the same.

Pronunciation

idem

/ˈʌɪdɛm//ˈɪdɛm/