She·​bat shə-ˈbät How to pronounce Shebat (audio)
: the 5th month of the civil year or the 11th month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar see Months of the Principal Calendars Table

Word History


Hebrew shĕbhāṭ

First Known Use

1535, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Shebat was in 1535

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“Shebat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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