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The elven calendar divides the year into eight parts, collectively called savaeds; most of them share the name with the holiday that starts them.

The elven New Year is celebrated on Saovine.

Solar holidaysEdit

There is four holidays which date is connected with the activity of the Sun.

Lunar holidaysEdit

Four other holidays takes place during a new moons.

Conversion Tables Edit

  • These conversion tables are based on the assumption that a year in the Witcher world is 365/366 days long and that the astrological and mythological phenomena happen at about the same time of the year as in the northern hemisphere of our own world.
  • As is common with calendars, astrological and mythological holidays have been moved to a fixed date.

Elven to Gregorian Edit

Original Info Converted Duration
Saovine Holiday 01 November 1 day
Saovine 1st Savaed 01 November – 20 December 50 days
Midwinter Holiday 21 December 1 day
Yule 2nd Savaed 21 December – 01 February 43 days
Imbolc Holiday 02 February 1 day
Imbolc 3rd Savaed 02 February – 20 March 47 days
Birke Holiday 21 March 1 day
Birke 4th Savaed 21 March – 30 April 41 days
Belleteyn Holiday 01 May 1 day
Blathe 5th Savaed 01 May – 20 June 51 days
Midsummer Holiday 21 June 1 day
Feainn 6th Savaed 21 June – 31 July 41 days
Lammas Holiday 01 August 1 day
Lammas 7th Savaed 01 August – 22 September 53 days
Velen Holiday 23 September 1 day
Velen 8th Savaed 23 September – 31 October 39 days
Leap Day 29 February 1 day
Inbolc Leap Year, 3rd Savaed 02 February – 20 March 48 days

Gregorian to Elven Edit

Original Info Converted Duration
New Year Holiday 12 Yule 1 day
January 1st Month 12 Yule – 42 Yule 31 days
February 2nd Month 43 Yule – 27 Imbolc 28 days
March 3rd Month 28 Imbolc – 11 Birke 31 days
April 4th Month 12 Birke – 41 Birke 30 days
May 5th Month 01 Blathe – 31 Blathe 31 days
June 6th Month 32 Blathe – 10 Feainn 30 days
July 7th Month 11 Feainn – 41 Feainn 31 days
August 8th Month 01 Lammas – 31 Lammas 31 days
September 9th Month 32 Lammas – 08 Velen 30 days
October 10th Month 09 Velen – 39 Velen 31 days
November 11th Month 01 Saovine – 30 Saovine 30 days
December 12th Month 31 Saovine – 11 Yule 31 days
Leap Day 28 Yule 1 day
February Leap Year, 2nd Month 43 Yule – 28 Imbolc 29 days
March Leap Year, 3rd Month 29 Imbolc – 11 Birke 31 days

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