Tammuz

noun
Tam·​muz | \ ˈtä-ˌmu̇z How to pronounce Tammuz (audio) \

Definition of Tammuz

: the 10th month of the civil year or the 4th month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar — see Months of the Principal Calendars Table

First Known Use of Tammuz

1614, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Tammuz

Hebrew Tammūz

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“Tammuz.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tammuz. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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