Jumada al-Awwal

noun
Ju·​ma·​da al-Aw·​wal | \ ju̇-ˈmä-də-äl-ə-ˈwäl How to pronounce Jumada al-Awwal (audio) \

Definition of Jumada al-Awwal

: the fifth month of the Islamic year — see Months of the Principal Calendars Table

First Known Use of Jumada al-Awwal

1993, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Jumada al-Awwal

Arabic jumādā al-awwal, literally, first Jumada

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“Jumada al-Awwal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jumada%20al-Awwal. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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