Tebet

noun
Te·​bet | \ tā-ˈvāt, -ˈvāth, ˈtā-ˌves \

Definition of Tebet

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

First Known Use of Tebet

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Tebet

Hebrew Ṭēbhēth

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