Shebat

noun
She·​bat | \ shə-ˈbät How to pronounce Shebat (audio) , -ˈvät \

Definition of Shebat

: 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

First Known Use of Shebat

1535, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Shebat

Hebrew shĕbhāṭ

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“Shebat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Shebat. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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