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Greek paschal cycle

Source : Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

Dionysian \Di`o*ny"sian\, a.
   Relating to Dionysius, a monk of the 6th century; as, the
   Dionysian, or Christian, era.

   {Dionysian period}, a period of 532 years, depending on the
      cycle of the sun, or 28 years, and the cycle of the moon,
      or 19 years; -- sometimes called the {Greek paschal
      cycle}, or {Victorian period}.
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