When was the Egyptian calendar in use?


When was the Egyptian calendar in use?

The Egyptian Calendar:

The Egyptian calendar was an extremely sophisticated solar calendar used in Egypt for over two thousand years. The Egyptian calendar was so sophisticated that it influenced the development of future calendars, such as the Roman Julian calendar.

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The Egyptian calendar was in use from around 2500 B.C.E. to about 300 B.C.E. The calendar came into use during the Middle Kingdom period in Egypt....

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Egyptian Achievements: Unification, Pyramids, Hieroglyphics & Calendar


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In this lesson, we will discuss some of the major achievements of ancient Egypt, including its unification by King Menes, the pyramids, hieroglyphics, and the Egyptian calendar.

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