Ethanim

Ethanim

[eth-uh-nim; Sephardic Hebrew e-tah-neem]
noun Chiefly Biblical.
a month equivalent to Tishri in the modern Jewish calendar. I Kings 8:2.

Origin:
< Hebrew ēthānīm

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the month of gifts, i.e., of vintage offerings; called Tisri after the Exile; corresponding to part of September and October. It was the first month of the civil year, and the seventh of the sacred year (1 Kings 8:2).

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