Saros
Saros Sa"ros, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?] (Astron) 1. A Chaldean astronomical period or cycle, the length of which has been variously estimated from 3,600 years to 3,600 days, or a little short of 10 years. --Brande & C. [1913 Webster]

2. A length of time (6535.82 days, or 18 years 11.32 days, assuming 4 leap years in that interval), after which the eclipses of the sun repeat their pattern, but are shifted 120[deg] west. [1913 Webster]


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  • saros — [ saros; sarɔs ] n. m. • 1746; mot du lat. sc., d o. assyro babylonienne ♦ Didact. Période de 6 585 jours (18 ans et 10 ou 11 jours), déjà connue des Chaldéens, permettant de prédire le retour des éclipses. Pendant un saros, on compte en moyenne… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • Şaroş — may refer to: *Şaroş River, several rivers of Romania *Sáros county, former division of the Kingdom of Hungary *Şaroş pe Târnave, a village in Sibiu County, Romania *Şoarş, a commune in Braşov County, Romaniaee also*Saros *Sáros …   Wikipedia

  • Saros — es un período de 6.585,32 días (algo más de 18 años y 10 u 11 días) tras los cuales el Sol y la Luna regresan aproximadamente a la misma posición en el cielo, y se puede repetir los eclipses. Por definición un saros son 223 meses sinódicos(S)… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Sāros — (spr. Scharosch), 1) Comitat des ungarischen Verwaltungsgebietes Kaschau; 69,16 QM.; liegt im nördlichsten Theile Ungarns u. grenzt im Norden an Westgalizien, im Osten an das Zempliner, im Süden an das Abauj Tornaer, im Westen an das Zipser… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Sáros — (spr. schārosch), ungar. Komitat, grenzt an Galizien und die Komitate Zips, Abauj Torna und Zemplin, umfaßt 3822 qkm (69,4 QM.) mit (1901) 174,470 meist slowakischen, magyarischen und deutschen (römisch und griechisch kath.) Einwohnern. Sitz des… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • saros — sȃros m DEFINICIJA razdoblje od 18 godina (i 10, 11, ili 12 dana) nakon kojega se istim redom ponavljaju pomrčine Sunca i Mjeseca ETIMOLOGIJA grč. sáros ← akad. šāru …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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