Jewish calendar

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Definition of Jewish calendar

: a calendar in use among Jewish peoples that is reckoned from the year 3761 b.c. and dates in its present form from about a.d. 360 — see Months of the Principal Calendars Table
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First Known Use of Jewish calendar

1642, in the meaning defined above

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“Jewish calendar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jewish%20calendar. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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