Muhammadan calendar
noun Date: circa 1889 Islamic calendar

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Islamic calendar — noun 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 • Syn: ↑Muhammadan calendar, ↑Mohammedan calendar,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Muslim calendar — noun 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 • Syn: ↑Islamic calendar, ↑Muhammadan calendar,… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Islamic calendar month — noun any lunar month in the Muslim calendar • Hypernyms: ↑calendar month, ↑month • Hyponyms: ↑Muharram, ↑Moharram, ↑Muharrum, ↑Safar, ↑Saphar, ↑Ra …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Moslem calendar — noun 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 • Syn: ↑Islamic calendar, ↑Muhammadan calendar,… …   Useful english dictionary

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