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The Julian calendar was in place then. It preceded the Gregorian calendar that we now use. Like the Gregorian calendar, the Julian calendar had 365 days, with a leap year of 366 days. There is only a slight difference of a few minutes between the precise length of the Julian calendar and the Gregorian calendar.

<<>> The Julian calendar has a leap year every 4 years, with an average year of 365.25 days. The Gregorian calendar we use now has 97 leap years in every 400 years, so the average year is 365.2425 days.

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There were 365 ΒΌ days in a year in the time of Jesus, just like in the modern Gregorian calendar. However, the ancient lunar Hebrew calendar that was also used during that time had 354 days per year.

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