Jewish calendar month

Jewish calendar month
a month in the Jewish calendar
Hypernyms: ↑calendar month, ↑month
Tishri, ↑Heshvan, ↑Kislev, ↑Chislev, ↑Tebet, ↑Tevet, ↑Shebat, ↑Shevat, ↑Adar, ↑Veadar, ↑Adar Sheni, ↑Nisan, ↑Nissan, ↑Iyar, ↑Iyyar, ↑Sivan, ↑Siwan, ↑Tammuz, ↑Thammuz, ↑Ab, ↑Av, ↑Elul, ↑Ellul
Part Holonyms: ↑Jewish calendar, ↑Hebrew calendar

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем сделать НИР

Look at other dictionaries:

  • calendar month — noun one of the twelve divisions of the calendar year he paid the bill last month • Syn: ↑month • Derivationally related forms: ↑monthly (for: ↑month) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jewish calendar — noun (Judaism) the calendar used by the Jews; dates from 3761 BC (the assumed date of the Creation of the world); a lunar year of 354 days is adjusted to the solar year by periodic leap years • Syn: ↑Hebrew calendar • Topics: ↑Judaism • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jewish Calendar — • Details include days, weeks, months, years, and eras Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Jewish Calendar     Jewish Calendar      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Jewish calendar — Jew ish cal en*dar A lunisolar calendar in use among Hebraic peoples, reckoning from the year 3761 b. c., the date traditionally given for the Creation. Note: It received its present fixed form from Hillel II. about 360 a. d. The present names of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jewish calendar — n. a calendar used by the Jews in calculating Jewish history, holidays, etc., based on the lunar month and reckoned from 3761 B.C., the traditional date of the Creation: see the Jewish calendar in the Reference Supplement …   English World dictionary

  • Jewish calendar — the lunisolar calendar used by Jews, as for determining religious holidays, that is reckoned from 3761 B.C. and was established by Hillel II in the 4th century A.D., the calendar year consisting of 353 days (defective year), 354 days (regular… …   Universalium

  • Jewish calendar — noun Date: circa 1888 a calendar in use among Jewish peoples that is reckoned from the year 3761 B.C. and dates in its present form from about A.D. 360 see month table …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Jewish Calendar —   Months Days   Tishri 30   Cheshvan 29 or 30   Kislev 29 or 30   Tebet 29   Shebat 30   Adar 29   Nisan 30   Iyyar 29   Sivan 30   Tammuz 29   Ab 30   Elul 29   Note: The date of the new year varies, but normally falls in the second half of… …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • Missing years (Jewish calendar) — The missing years in the Hebrew calendar refer to a discrepancy of some 165 years between the traditional Hebrew dating for the destruction of the First Temple and the modern secular dating for it (586 BCE) that results if its traditional date… …   Wikipedia

  • CALENDAR — (Heb. לוּחַ, lu aḥ). The present Jewish calendar is lunisolar, the months being reckoned according to the moon and the years according to the sun. A month is the period of time between one conjunction of the moon with the sun and the next. The… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”