Toscead betweox fadungum "Mōnaþ"

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Se '''mōnaþ''' is aānhād unitoþþe ofstycce [[timetīma]]n, gebrȳced mid [[gerīmbōc]]um, þe is approximatelyābūtan asswā longlang asswā somesum naturalgebyrde [[periodfæc]] relatedgelenge toþǣm thefærelde motion of theþæs [[Moonmōna]]n (þ.i.e. "Moonthmōna-þ"). The traditional concept arose with the cycle of [[moon phase]]s; such months are '''synodic months''' and last ~29.53 [[day]]s. From [[excavation|excavated]] [[tally stick]]s, researchers have deduced that people counted days in relation to the Moon's phases as early as the [[paleolithicum|paleolithic]] age. Synodic months are still the basis of many calendars.
== Astronomical Background ==


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