|From:||John Cowan <cowan@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, September 27, 1998, 17:37|
Nik Taylor scripsit:> Was the Muslim calendar borrowed from a pre-Islamic calendar? If so, > was it always purely lunar, or did the Muslims change it?It's part of the general Middle Eastern luni-solar calendar, but simplified by Mohammed, who thought the leap-month feature too difficult for his people. -- John Cowan firstname.lastname@example.org e'osai ko sarji la lojban.