That is, if the world still operates anywhere like the way it does now?

Anyone know if they used a term like that around 1000 A.D.?

I can answer that: No, they didn’t. Because half-generations weren’t being nomenclatured back then.

Somewhere, right now in the world, there is someone actually named Norman Clature. And it’s an honestly-come-upon name, not some homage to a Thomas Pynchon character.

Are you fearing for my mental health yet?