lunisolar calendar

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Noun1.lunisolar calendar - a calendar based on both lunar and solar cycles
calendar - a system of timekeeping that defines the beginning and length and divisions of the year
Hebrew calendar, Jewish calendar - (Judaism) the calendar used by the Jews; dates from 3761 BC (the assumed date of the Creation of the world); a lunar year of 354 days is adjusted to the solar year by periodic leap years
Hindu calendar - the lunisolar calendar governing the religious life of Hindus; an extra month is inserted after every month in which there are two new moons (once every three years)
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Well, yes, if you follow a "normal" Gregorian calendar, but the Chinese New Year is later because its date depends on a lunisolar calendar, based on the movements of the sun and the moon.
Instead, these days follow a lunisolar calendar, similar to Jewish holidays.
It occurs during the spring, in March or April; the method for determining the date of Easter Sunday is complex, based on lunisolar calendar.