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Omer calendar

(Omer counter)


A calendar used to count the forty-nine days between the spring holidays of Passover and Shavuot.


Counting the Omer: The Basics of the Jewish Ritual


  • Hebrewלוח העומר
  • GermanOmer-Kalender
  • RussianКалендарь отсчета омера
  • FrenchCalendrier de l’Omer
  • DutchOmerkalender
  • ItalianCalendario dell’Omer
  • CzechOmerový kalendář
  • HungarianÓmerszámláló
  • SpanishCalendario del Omer
  • GreekΗμερολόγιο για το ομέρ
  • PolishKalendarz omerowy
  • Arabicتقويم “العومر”
  • Yiddishלוח־העומר
  • Ladino


Bilski, Emily D., ed. Objects of the Spirit: Ritual and the Art of Tobi Kahn, Hudson Hills Press, Manchester, Vermont and New York, 2004, pp. 48-50.

Carlebach, Elisheva. Palaces of Time: Jewish Calendar and Culture in Early Modern Europe. Cambridge, Massachusetts and London: Harvard University Press, 2011.

Kedar, Karyn D. Omer: A Counting. Central Conference of American Rabbis, New York, 2014.

Wahl, Jean-Jacques. “Le calendrier de l’Omer: un objet méconnu,” Montevideo 31 (March 2012), 22-23.

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