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Shevat

[shuh-vaht, shvaht, shuh-vawt] /ʃəˈvɑt, ʃvɑt, ʃəˈvɔt/
noun
1.
the fifth month of the Jewish calendar.
Also, Shebat.
Compare Jewish calendar.
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35; < Hebrew shəbhāṭ
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Shevat

/ʃɛˈvat/
noun
1.
(in the Jewish calendar) the eleventh month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the fifth month of the civil year
Word Origin
from Hebrew
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