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Iyar

[ee-yahr, ee-yahr] /iˈyɑr, ˈi yɑr/
noun
1.
the eighth month of the Jewish calendar.
Also, Iyyar.
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Origin
1730-1740
1730-40; < Hebrew iyyār
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Iyar

/iˈjar/
noun
1.
(in the Jewish calendar) the second month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the eighth month of the civil year, usually falling within April and May
Word Origin
from Hebrew
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