Moslem calendar

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Moslem 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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Usage

In literature:

The Moslems have a great number of holidays in their calendar, but these are nearly all fast-days.
"Belford's Magazine, Vol 2, December 1888" by Various
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