BC AYN 1212
Annual Report (AR) beginning:
January 1 (GongLi 公曆, 1213 BCE).
Ecclesiastical Lunar New Year
Period of Judges
10th/10 years of the Judgeship of Elon (אילון), a Zebulonite, who judged Israel. Elon (אילון) is cognate in sound with Ilion (Ιλιον) the site of Troy (Τροία) and concurrent with the end of the 10 year period of the Trojan War.
10th/10 years of the Trojan War which was waged against the city of Troy by the Achaeans (Greeks) after Alexander of Ilion nicknamed Paris of Troy a younger son of Priam who took Helen (Ελενη, חלנה) whose husband was Menelaus king of Sparta (ספרתא). The 10-year-long Trojan War which began in BC AYN 1221 broke out because of an apple, which was the prize for judging three women’s beauty, one of these offering Helen to the shepherd-judge.
27th/35 years of the reign of Agamemnon (Αγαμεμνων: אגא-מהמנון), the son of King Atreus and queen Aerope (ערופה; "her necking") of Mycenae (מקנה) according to the Chronicon of Jerome. The Iliad tells the story about the quarrel between Agamemnon and Achilles in the final year of the war. Agamemnon stole an attractive slave called Briseis, one of the spoils of war, from Achilles. Achilles, the greatest warrior of the age, withdrew from battle in response to Agamemnon's supposedly evil deed and allegedly put the Greek armies at risk of losing the war.