Heshvan
noun Etymology: Hebrew Ḥeshwān Date: 1758 the second month of the civil year or the eighth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar — see month table

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Heshvan — (hébreu : חֶשְׁוָן ou heshvan), de son nom complet marhesvan (hébreu : מַרְחֶשְׁוָן mar’heshvan), est le 8e mois du calendrier hébreu selon le décompte biblique, et le second de l année civile juive. Dans le Tanakh, on l’appelle Boul… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Heshvan — [khesh vän′; ] E [ hesh′vən] n. [Heb] the second month of the Jewish year: see the Jewish calendar in the Reference Supplement …   English World dictionary

  • Heshvan — noun the second month of the civil year; the eighth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in October and November) • Hypernyms: ↑Jewish calendar month • Part Holonyms: ↑Jewish calendar, ↑Hebrew calendar * * * Heshvan var.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Heshvan — /hesh veuhn, vahn, khesh /, n. the second month of the Jewish calendar. Also, Cheshvan. Also called Marheshvan, Marcheshvan. Cf. Jewish calendar. [1825 35; < Heb (mar)heshwan] * * * …   Universalium

  • Heshvan — n. 2nd month of the year in the Jewish calendar; 8th month of the religious Jewish year …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Heshvan — [ hɛʃv(ə)n] noun variant spelling of Hesvan …   English new terms dictionary

  • heshvan — hesh·van …   English syllables

  • Heshvan — Hesh•van [[t]ˈhɛʃ vən, vɑn, ˈxɛʃ [/t]] also Cheshvan n. jud the second month of the Jewish calendar Also called Marheshvan,Marcheshvan Etymology: 1825–35; < Heb (mar)ḥeshwān …   From formal English to slang

  • Heshvan — /hɛʃˈvan/ (say hesh vahn) noun (in the Jewish calendar) the second month of the civil year and the eighth of the ecclesiastical year. Also, Cheshvan. {Hebrew} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Hesvan — Heshvan Heshvan (hébreu : חֶשְׁוָן ou heshvan), de son nom complet marhesvan (hébreu : מַרְחֶשְׁוָן mar’heshvan), est le 8e mois du calendrier hébreu selon le décompte biblique, et le second de l année civile juive. Dans le Tanakh, on… …   Wikipédia en Français

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