Gregorian calendar

Definition of Gregorian calendar

See under Gregorian, Julian, and Perpetual.
the calendar as reformed by Pope Gregory XIII. in 1582, including the method of adjusting the leap years so as to harmonize the civil year with the solar, and also the regulation of the time of Easter and the movable feasts by means of epochs. See Gregorian year (below).

See also: Calendar Gregorian

Related Words

Apr, April, Aug, August, church calendar, Dec, December, ecclesiastical calendar, Feb, February, Gregorian calendar month, Jan, January, July, June, Mar, March, May, New Style calendar, Nov, November, Oct, October, Sep, Sept, September, solar calendar
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