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Calendar
The following is a European Calendar which displays the equivalent Ethiopian calendar underneath in yellow colour.
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27
Nehassie
21 2010
28
Nehassie
22 2010
29
Nehassie
23 2010
30
Nehassie
24 2010
31
Nehassie
25 2010
1
Nehassie
26 2010
2
Nehassie
27 2010
3
Nehassie
28 2010
4
Nehassie
29 2010
5
Nehassie
30 2010
6
Pagumie
1 2010
7
Pagumie
2 2010
8
Pagumie
3 2010
9
Pagumie
4 2010
10
Pagumie
5 2010
11
Meskerem
1 2011
12
Meskerem
2 2011
13
Meskerem
3 2011
14
Meskerem
4 2011
15
Meskerem
5 2011
16
Meskerem
6 2011
17
Meskerem
7 2011
18
Meskerem
8 2011
19
Meskerem
9 2011
20
Meskerem
10 2011
21
Meskerem
11 2011
22
Meskerem
12 2011
23
Meskerem
13 2011
24
Meskerem
14 2011
25
Meskerem
15 2011
26
Meskerem
16 2011
27
Meskerem
17 2011
28
Meskerem
18 2011
29
Meskerem
19 2011
30
Meskerem
20 2011
1
Meskerem
21 2011
2
Meskerem
22 2011
3
Meskerem
23 2011
4
Meskerem
24 2011
5
Meskerem
25 2011
6
Meskerem
26 2011
7
Meskerem
27 2011
For Ethiopian holidays follow the link  Ethiopian holidays

Note
Ethiopian calendar is different from the western calendar (Gregorian). The Ethiopian calendar or Ethiopic calendar is the principal calendar used in Ethiopia and is also the liturgical year of the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church where it is known as the Ge'ez calendar. It is based on the older Alexandrian or Coptic calendar, which is based on the even older Egyptian calendar, but like the Julian calendar, it adds a leap day every four years without exception, and begins the year on August 29 or August 30 in the Julian calendar.

Like the Coptic calendar, the Ethiopian calendar has twelve months of 30 days each plus five or six epagomenal days (usually called a thirteenth month). Furthermore, its months begin on the same days as those of the Coptic calendar, but they have different names, that are in Ge'ez. The sixth epagomenal day is added every four years without exception on August 29 in the Julian calendar, six months before the Julian leap day. Thus the first day of the Ethiopian year, 1 Meskerem, for years between 1901 and 2099 (inclusive), is usually September 11 (Gregorian), but falls on September 12 (Gregorian), in years before the Gregorian leap year.

Key
Short NameEthiopian MonthEqivalent Months
MesMeskeremSeptember/October
Tik TikimitOctober/November
Hid Hidar November/December
Tah Tahissas December/January
Tir Tirr January/February
Yek Yekatit February/March
Meg Megabit March/April
Miz Miazya April/May
Gin Ginbot May/June
Sen Senne June/July
Ham Hamele July/Augest
Neh Nehassie Augest/September
Pag Pagumie September

Disclaimer
While every effort has been made to present an accurate calendar conversion between European calendar (Gregorian) and the Ethiopian calendar, we cannot accept any responsibility for any error or omission in the data presented above.

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