lunar calendar

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Noun1.lunar calendar - a calendar based on lunar cycles
calendar - a system of timekeeping that defines the beginning and length and divisions of the year
Roman calendar - the lunar calendar in use in ancient Rome; replaced by the Julian calendar in 46 BC
Islamic calendar, Mohammedan calendar, Moslem calendar, Muhammadan calendar, Muslim calendar - the lunar calendar used by Muslims; dates from 622 AD (the year of the Hegira); the beginning of the Muslim year retrogresses through the solar year completing the cycle every 32 years
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It is called a lunar calendar. In very early days, lunar calendars helped keep track of the days in a month.
Shahid Qureshi in his research said that pre-calculated lunar calendars are in use for centuries by Jews and Hindus.
Shahid Qureshi said 'pre-calculated lunar calendars are in use for centuries by Jews and Hindus.
Easter Day is currently calculated from solar and lunar calendars - meaning the date can move by more than a month.
Washington, September 23 (ANI): The oldest lunar calendars have been identified in cave art found in France and Germany, dating back to the Aurignacian Culture of Europe during 32,000 B.C.