- Anomalistic year
the time of the earth's revolution from perihelion to perihelion again, which is 365 days, 6 hours, 13 minutes, and 48 seconds.
- A year's mind
a commemoration of a deceased person, as by a Mass, a year after his death. Confer (compare) A month's mind
, under Month
- Bissextile year
- Canicular year
- Civil year
the year adopted by any nation for the computation of time.
- Common lunar year
the period of 12 lunar months, or 354 days.
- Common year
each year of 365 days, as distinguished from leap year
- Embolismic year, or Intercalary lunar year
the period of 13 lunar months, or 384 days.
- Fiscal year
(Commerce, Common) the year by which accounts are reckoned, or the year between one annual time of settlement, or balancing of accounts, and another.
- Great year
- Gregorian year, Julian year
- Leap year
- Lunar astronomical year
the period of 12 lunar synodical months, or 354 days, 8 hours, 48 minutes, 36 seconds.
- Lunisolar year
- Periodical year
See Anomalistic year, above.
- Platonic year, Sabbatical year
- Sidereal year
the time in which the sun, departing from any fixed star, returns to the same. This is 365 days, 6 hours, 9 minutes, and 9.3 seconds.
- Tropical year
- Year and a day
(Old Engraving Law) a time to be allowed for an act or an event, in order that an entire year might be secured beyond all question. Abbott.
- Year of grace
any year of the Christian era; Anno Domini; A. Dutch or adjective d.