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The Book belonging to Lambspring Monastery
Of the Order of Saint Benedict
Of the English monastic community.
The method of calculating the nones or ides after the kalends of the twelve months. and also how many days they consist of…,,,
January.
August and Dece
mber· have 4.nones
·19 kalends
after ides. and 31.
days.
March. May
July and October
have 6. nones.
17. Kalends after ides
and 31 days.
April· Ju
ne. September and
November· have·
4 nones.
18. kalends after
ides. and 30
days.
But February
has. 4. nones
16. kalends after
ides. and 28
.days
and in a leap year
has 29 days
and a moon
of 30.
But all
months
have an octave
of ides.

THE RULES FOR CALCULATING THE FERIAL and the concurrent number. THE RULES FOR CALCULATING LUNATIONS and EPACTS.

 March V B i.ii.iii.iii. September V D Zero April I B vi.vii.i.ii October V G xi F xii May III B iiii.v.vi.vii. November VI E xx.ii D xxiii June VI B ii.iii.iiii.v. December VII A iii G iiii July I B vii.i.ii.iii. January IX D xiiii C xv August IIII B v.vi.vii.i. February X B xx.v A xxvi September VII B iii. iiii.v.vi. March IX E vi D vii October II April X C xvii B xviii November V May XI F xxviiii December VII June XII B ix January III July XIII G xx February VI August XIIII C i
Add together the regularis of each month and the concurrents of any year. If 7 is the result, [day 7] is the ferial day which falls on kalends. If it is more than 7, take away 7 and the remainder is the ferial day that falls upon the KALENDS.
Add together the regularis of each month and the epacts of any year. If 30 or less is the number, that is the age of the moon which falls upon the kalends. If the number is more than 30, take away 30 and that which remains is the age of the moon that falls upon the KALENDS

#### Transcription

Liber Monastery Lambspringenis
Ordinis Sancti Benedicti
Congregationis Anglicanae
Ratio calculandi de duodecim mensi(bus) quib(us) post kalendas nonas
uel idib(us). etiam & quot dieb(us) consistant…,,,

Januarius.
August(us)·(et) Dece
(m)ber· iiii.nonas
habent· xix k(a)l(endas)
p(ost) id(us). (et) dies.xviii.
xxx.i.

Marti(us). Maius
Iuli(us) (et) Octob(er).
vi. nonas h(a)b(e)nt.
xvii. K(a)l(endas) p(ost) id(us).
(et) dies.xxxi.

April(is)· Iu
ni(us). Septe(m)ber (et)
nouember· iiii·
non(as) h(a)b(e)nt.
k(a)l(endas) p(ost)
id(us). (et) dies
xxx.

Februari(us)
ue(r)o. iiii. non(as)
habet. xvi. k(a)l(endas) p(ost)
idus. (et) dies
.xx.viii.
Et quando
bis sext(us) fuerit
habet dies.xx
ix. (et).xxx
LUNAM
OMNES
VERO
MENSES
OCTAVO
IDUS HABENT.

REGUL(ARES) FERIAL(ES) (et) conc(u)rr(entes). REGUL(ARES) LUNAR(ES) (et) EPACTE.

 Marcius V B i.ii.iii.iii. Septe[m]b[er] V D Nulle Aprilis I B vi.vii.i.ii October V G xi F xii Maius III B iiii.v.vi.vii. November VI E xx.ii D xxiii Iunius VI B ii.iii.iiii.v. Decemb[er] VII A iii G iiii Iulius I B vii.i.ii.iii. Januari[us] IX D xiiii C xv August[us] IIII B v.vi.vii.i. Februari[us] X B xx.v A xxvi Septe[m]ber VII B iii. iiii.v.vi. Marci[us] IX E vi D vii October II Aprilis X C xvii B xviii Nouember V Maius XI F xxviiii Dece[m]ber VII Iunius XII B ix Januari[us] III Iulius XIII G xx Februari[us] VI August[us] XIIII C i
Coniunge regulares sing[u]l[arum] m[en]siu[m] [et] concurrentes cui[us]q[ue] anni. [et]si. vii. fuerint ipsa est feria sup[er] kalendas. Si ampli[us]. vii. tolle vii. [et] quot remanent. Ipsa est feria sup[er] KALENDAS.
Coniunge regulares sing[u]l[arum] m[en]siu[m] [et] epactas cui[us]q[ue] anni. [et]si. xxx. fuerint numero. [a]ut min[us]. ipsa est [a]etas lun[a]e sup[er] kalendas. Si ampli[us] fuerint q[ua]m. xxx. tolle xxx. [et] quot remanserint. ipsa est [a]etas lun[a]e sup[er] KALENDAS.

#### Translation

The Book belonging to Lambspring Monastery
Of the Order of Saint Benedict
Of the English monastic community.
The method of calculating the nones or ides after the kalends of the twelve months. and also how many days they consist of…,,,
January.
August and Dece
mber· have 4.nones
·19 kalends
after ides. and 31.
days.
March. May
July and October
have 6. nones.
17. Kalends after ides
and 31 days.
April· Ju
ne. September and
November· have·
4 nones.
18. kalends after
ides. and 30
days.
But February
has. 4. nones
16. kalends after
ides. and 28
.days
and in a leap year
has 29 days
and a moon
of 30.
But all
months
have an octave
of ides.

THE RULES FOR CALCULATING THE FERIAL and the concurrent number. THE RULES FOR CALCULATING LUNATIONS and EPACTS.

 March V B i.ii.iii.iii. September V D Zero April I B vi.vii.i.ii October V G xi F xii May III B iiii.v.vi.vii. November VI E xx.ii D xxiii June VI B ii.iii.iiii.v. December VII A iii G iiii July I B vii.i.ii.iii. January IX D xiiii C xv August IIII B v.vi.vii.i. February X B xx.v A xxvi September VII B iii. iiii.v.vi. March IX E vi D vii October II April X C xvii B xviii November V May XI F xxviiii December VII June XII B ix January III July XIII G xx February VI August XIIII C i
Add together the regularis of each month and the concurrents of any year. If 7 is the result, [day 7] is the ferial day which falls on kalends. If it is more than 7, take away 7 and the remainder is the ferial day that falls upon the KALENDS.
Add together the regularis of each month and the epacts of any year. If 30 or less is the number, that is the age of the moon which falls upon the kalends. If the number is more than 30, take away 30 and that which remains is the age of the moon that falls upon the KALENDS

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