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[eth-uh-nim; Sephardic Hebrew e-tah-neem] /ˈɛθ ə nɪm; Sephardic Hebrew ɛ tɑˈnim/
noun, Chiefly Biblical.
a month equivalent to Tishri in the modern Jewish calendar. I Kings 8:2.
< Hebrew ēthānīm Unabridged
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Ethanim in the Bible

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).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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