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Books Books 1 - 9 of 9 on Asia, reckon their time by cycles of 60 years ; instead of numbering them as we do,....
" Asia, reckon their time by cycles of 60 years ; instead of numbering them as we do, they give a different name to every year in the cycle. As all those nations follow the same system, we shall detail it here more particularly. They have two series of... "
Useful Tables, Forming an Appendix to the Journal of the Asiatic Society ... - Page 14
by James Prinsep - 1840 - 96 pages
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Singalesisk skriftlære

Rasmus Rask - Malays (Asian people) - 1821 - 16 pages
...Chinese reckon their time by cycles of 60 years, instead of numbering them as we do, they give • different name to every year in the cycle. As all...each, series are taken for the second year ; and so the tenth : in the eleventh year, the series of ten being exhausted they begiu again with the first,...
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The American Quarterly Register, Volumes 5-6

Christian education - 1833
...years ; instead of numbering them as wo do, they give a different name to every year in the cycle. They have two series of words, one of ten, and the...series are taken for the second year; and so to the 10th ; in the llth year, the series of ten being exhausted ; they begin again with the first, combining...
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Quarterly register and journal of the American education society [afterw ...

American education society - 1833
...60 years; instead of numbering them as we do, they give a different name to every year in the cycle. They have two series of words, one of ten, and the...in each series are taken for the second year; and зо to the 10th; in the llth year, the series of ten being exhausted ; they begin again with the first,...
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The American Quarterly Register, Volume 5

1833
...years ; instead of numbering them as we do, they give a different name to every year in the cycle. They have two series of words, one of ten, and the other of twelve words ; a comhination of the first words in both orders is the name of the first year ; the next in each series...
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Essays on Indian Antiquities, Historic, Numismatic, and ..., Volume 2

James Prinsep - India - 1858
...ShambeorHaftaSunneechcr Shiyar Sabt. TUB CHINESE, like all the nations of the north-east of Asia, reckon their time by cycles of 60 years ; instead of numbering them as...second year ; and so to the tenth : in the eleventh yoar, the series of ten being exhausted, they begin again with the first, combining it with the eleventh...
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Essays on Indian Antiquities: Historic, Numismatic, and Palæographic, Volume 2

James Prinsep, Henry Thoby Prinsep - Numismatics - 1858
...ShambeorHaftaSunneechcr Shiyar Sabt. THH CHINESE, like all the nations of the north-east of Asia, reckon their time by cycles of 60 years ; instead of numbering them as...second year ; and so to the tenth : in the eleventh yoar, the series of ten being exhausted, they begin again with the first, combining it with the eleventh...
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Essays on Indian Antiquities: Historic, Numismatic, and Palæographic, Volume 2

James Prinsep, Henry Thoby Prinsep - Numismatics - 1858
...named as follow : — THE CHINESE, like all the nations of the north-east of Asia, reckon their time by cycles of 60 years ; instead of numbering them as...orders is the name of the first year ; the next in each scries are taken for the second year ; and so to the tenth : in the eleventh y-;ar, the scries of ten...
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The popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw ...

Popular encyclopedia - 1874
...Chinese, like all the nations of the north-cast of Asia, reckon their time by cycles of 00 veal's. Instead of numbering them as we do, they give a different...orders is the name of the first year; the next in each scries are taken for the second year; and so to the tenth: in the eleventh year, the series of ten...
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The Ain I Akbari, Volume 2

Abū al-Faz̤l ibn Mubārak - India - 1891
...The following explanation taken from the Usefnl Tables will elucidate the text. They have two serios of words, one of ten and the other of twelve words ; a combination of the fint words in both orders is the name of the let year : the next in each series «re taken for the...
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