Heshvan

noun
Hesh·​van | \ ˈḵesh-vən How to pronounce Heshvan (audio) \

Definition of Heshvan

: the second month of the civil year or the eighth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar — see Months of the Principal Calendars Table

First Known Use of Heshvan

1758, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Heshvan

Hebrew Ḥeshwān

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“Heshvan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Heshvan. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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