Abib

noun
\ ä-ˈvēv How to pronounce Abib (audio) \

Definition of Abib

: the first month of the ancient Hebrew calendar corresponding to Nisan — see Months of the Principal Calendars Table

First Known Use of Abib

1531, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Abib

Hebrew Ābhībh, literally, ear of grain

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“Abib.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Abib. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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