Sivan

noun
Si·​van | \ ˈsi-vən How to pronounce Sivan (audio) \

Definition of Sivan

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

First Known Use of Sivan

1535, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Sivan

Hebrew Sīwān

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“Sivan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sivan. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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