noun \ˈni-sən, nē-ˈsän\

Definition of NISAN

:  the seventh month of the civil year or the first month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar — see month table

Origin of NISAN

Hebrew Nīsān
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with NISAN


Next Word in the Dictionary: nisei
Previous Word in the Dictionary: nirvana principle
All Words Near: Nisan

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up Nisan? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More