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Cheshvan

[Sephardic Hebrew khesh-vahn; Ashkenazic Hebrew khesh-vahn; English khesh-vuh n, hesh-] /Sephardic Hebrew xɛʃˈvɑn; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈxɛʃ vɑn; English ˈxɛʃ vən, ˈhɛʃ-/
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Cheshvan

/xɛʃˈvan/
noun
1.
(in the Jewish calendar) the eighth month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the second month of the civil year, usually falling within October and November Also called Marcheshvan
Word Origin
from Hebrew
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