Sha·​ban shə-ˈbän How to pronounce Shaban (audio)
: the eighth month of the Islamic year see Months of the Principal Calendars Table

Word History


Arabic shaʽbān

First Known Use

circa 1771, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Shaban was circa 1771

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Cite this Entry

“Shaban.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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