Gregorian


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Gregorian

(ɡrɪˈɡɔːrɪən)
adj
(Roman Catholic Church) relating to, associated with, or introduced by any of the popes named Gregory, esp Gregory I or Gregory XIII

Gre•go•ri•an

(grɪˈgɔr i ən, -ˈgoʊr-)

adj.
of or pertaining to any of the popes named Gregory, esp. Gregory I or Gregory XIII.
[1590–1600; < New Latin gregoriānus= Late Latin Gregori(us) Gregory + Latin -ānus -an1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.Gregorian - of or relating to Pope Gregory I or to the plainsong chants of the Roman Catholic Church
2.Gregorian - of or relating to Pope Gregory XIII or the calendar he introduced in 1582
Translations
gregoriaaninen

Gregorian

[grɪˈgɔːrɪən]
A. ADJgregoriano
B. CPD Gregorian chant Ncanto m gregoriano

Gregorian

References in classic literature ?
Sometimes it modulated into tones which reminded me of the severer harmonies of the old Gregorian chants.
5 days as most of the Gregorian month's are between 30 or 31 days while February is 28 or 29 in leap years, said Dr Beshir Marzouk, astronomy expert at QCH.
Most countries in the world use the Gregorian calendar, according to which 2018 will come.
Eid Al-Adha is always on the same day of the Hijric calendar (10th of Dhul- Hijja), while the date on the Gregorian calendar varies from year to year.
And like the office's new leader, Jesuit Archbishop Luis Ladaria, the new deputy has a connection with the Jesuit-run Pontifical Gregorian University.
Interlacing Traditions: Neo Gregorian Mass Propers in Beneventan Manuscripts.
com/news/6-things-you-may-not-know-about-the-gregorian-calendar) Gregorian Calendar and developed by Pope Gregory XIII in 1582, is actually based on the birth of Christ, Jesus' birth was not considered a major Church occasion for over 300 years.
RIYADH: Salaries, allowances and other payments to public servants will now be paid according to the Gregorian calendar in order to be aligned with the country's fiscal year, according to a recent decision by the Council of Ministers.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Saudi Arabia shifted to the Gregorian or "Western" calendar as a basis for paying civil servants as part of an austerity package.
Well, that's by the Gregorian calendar, not by the Iranian calendar.
But Jack might like to take a look at the international standard on time (ISO 8601) which avoids the jumps of the changes in calendars (as the one in 1752 when the UK missed out 11 days changing from the Julian to Gregorian); this uses the proleptic Gregorian calendar for past dates and does have a year zero before CE1.
Hence it is a little different from the Gregorian calender that is used in the western nations.