Category: Calendars

Macedonian Calendar

The Macedonian calendar is a lunisolar calendar that originated in Macedonia. The old Macedonian calendar had leap month added biyearly (once every two years).[1, p.38] History 332 BCE: Alexander the Great entered Egypt and the Macedonian calendar came with him.[1, p.38] In Egypt, the… Continue Reading “Macedonian Calendar”

Greek Calendars

There are many different Greek calendars. This article aims to give a brief overview of them. One of the fundamental works on Greek Calendars is Robert Hannah’s Greek and Roman Calendars: Constructions of Time in the Classical World (2005). “The partial lists from Knossos… Continue Reading “Greek Calendars”

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