Marcheshvan

Marcheshvan

[Sephardic Hebrew mahr-khesh-vahn; Ashkenazic Hebrew mahr-khesh-vahn; English mar-khesh-vuhn, -hesh-]
noun
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Marcheshvan or Hebrew Marheshvan (marxɛʃˈvan)
 
n
another word for Cheshvan
 
[from Hebrew mar bitter (because it contains no festivals) + Cheshvan]
 
Marheshvan or Hebrew Marheshvan
 
n
 
[from Hebrew mar bitter (because it contains no festivals) + Cheshvan]

Marheshvan or Hebrew Marcheshvan (marxɛʃˈvan)
 
n
another word for Cheshvan
 
Marcheshvan or Hebrew Marcheshvan
 
n

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the post-biblical name of the month which was the eighth of the sacred and the second of the civil year of the Jews. It began with the new moon of our November. It is once called Bul (1 Kings 6:38). Assyrian, Arah Samna, "eighth month,"

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