Gezer Calendar
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Gezer Calendar
Gezer Calendar A seven-line text describing agricultural activities occurring over a 12-month period.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Gezer Calendar
Gezer Calendar A listing of agricultural events in a twelve-month year, inscribed on a small piece of limestone excavated at Gezer in 1908 by R. A. S. Macalister (see ANEP, no 272). It is undoubtedly a copy and may have been used for teaching or as a schoolboy’s exercise (see Education II). A small
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
GEZER CALENDAR gee´zuhr. A small (approximately 7 × 11 cm) chalk slab, crudely inscribed with seven lines in the Paleo-Canaanite (or “early Hebrew”) alphabetic script, found in 1908 by R. A. S. Macalister in his “Fourth Semitic” level, dated roughly to Iron I–II (11th–6th cent. bce). A date more precisely