Tu bishebat

Tu Bishevat

[too bi-shuh-vaht, -shvaht]
noun Judaism.
the 15th day of the month of Shevat, observed as a new year for trees by planting trees and by eating fruits.
Also, Tu Bishebat [too bi-shuh-baht, -shbaht] .

< Hebrew ṭū bishbhāṭ equivalent to ṭū fifteen + bi of + shəbhāt Shevat

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