civil year


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civil year

n
(Astronomy) another name for calendar year See year1
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Noun1.civil year - the year (reckoned from January 1 to December 31) according to Gregorian calendarcivil year - the year (reckoned from January 1 to December 31) according to Gregorian calendar
date - the particular day, month, or year (usually according to the Gregorian calendar) that an event occurred; "he tried to memorizes all the dates for his history class"
twelvemonth, year, yr - a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days; "she is 4 years old"; "in the year 1920"
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Incidentally, it prearranged appropriation bill or budget after the civil year calendar; reckoned from January 1 to December 31 according to Gregoriancalendar.
Israelis, who blithely call the eve of January 1st "Sylvester", and Jews who celebrate "New Year's Eve" as the civil year is ushered in, may not be aware of its tragic significance in Jewish history.
In the Jewish calendar, what is the ninth month of the civil year called?