Shevat

Shevat

[shuh-vaht, shvaht, shuh-vawt]
noun
the fifth month of the Jewish calendar.
Also, Shebat.
Compare Jewish calendar.


Origin:
1525–35; < Hebrew shəbhāṭ

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Shevat or Shebat (ʃɛˈvat)
 
n
(in the Jewish calendar) the eleventh month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the fifth month of the civil year
 
[from Hebrew]
 
Shebat or Shebat
 
n
 
[from Hebrew]

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