It has already been shown that every additional day causes the dominical letter to go back one place.
The letter that represents Sunday is called the dominical or Sunday letter.
The stream has its dominical repose; not a barge up stream, downstream.
For example, required the dominical letter of the year 1839?
This, as has already been explained, is the dominical or solar cycle.
By this rule the dominical letter is found from the commencement of the era to October 5th, 1582.
Whenever the intercalation is made there must necessarily be a change in the dominical letter.
He prohibited using markets on dominical days; and for this he professed to have a special command from heaven.
At the end of the cycle the dominical letters return again in the same order, on the same days of the month.
On reaching home, I turned to the Chronology of history: the dominical letter was just what I wished it to be!