Adar Sheni
noun Etymology: Hebrew Ădhār Shēnī second Adar Date: circa 1901 the month of the Jewish calendar that takes the place of Adar in leap years — see month table

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Adar Sheni — [shā′nē] n. [Heb, lit., second Adar] an extra month of the Jewish year, occurring about once every three years between Adar and Nisan: see the Jewish calendar in the Reference Supplement …   English World dictionary

  • Adar Sheni — noun included seven times in every 19 years • Syn: ↑Veadar • Hypernyms: ↑Jewish calendar month • Part Holonyms: ↑Jewish calendar, ↑Hebrew calendar * * * ä|därshāˈnē, |ȯdərˈshānē noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adar Sheni — Adar′ She′ni [[t]ˈʃeɪ ni, ʃeɪˈni[/t]] n. jud an intercalary month of the Jewish calendar, added between Adar and Nisan; Veadar • Etymology: < Heb ădhār shēnī Adar the Second …   From formal English to slang

  • Adar Sheni — Eng., Ashk. Heb. /shay nee/; Seph. Heb. /shay nee / an intercalary month of the Jewish calendar, added between Adar and Nisan; Veadar. [ < Heb adhar sheni Adar the Second] * * * …   Universalium

  • Adar — (Hebrew: אֲדָר, Standard Adar Tiberian ʾĂḏār ; from Akkadian adaru ) is the sixth month of the civil year and the twelfth month of the religious year on the Hebrew calendar. It is a winter month of 29 days. In leap years, it is preceded by a 30… …   Wikipedia

  • Adar — (Heb. אֲדָר), the post Exilic name (of Assyrian origin) of the 12th month in the Jewish year. Occurring in Assyrian inscriptions and also in Hebrew and Aramaic biblical records (Esth. 3:7 with seven parallels; Ezra 6:15), it is held to be… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Adar Rishon — noun Etymology: Hebrew Ădhār Ri shon first Adar Date: 1905 the intercalary month of the Jewish calendar that precedes Adar Sheni in leap years see month table …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Adar She|ni — «SHAY nee», = Veadar. (Cf. ↑Veadar) ╂[< Hebrew adhār shēnī (literally) second Adar] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pessa'h sheni —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Shevi i shel Pessa h ni Pourim sheni. Pessa h sheni Illustration de l’offrande pascal …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pourim sheni —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Pourim katan ni Pessa h sheni. Les Pourim sheniim (hébreu : פוריים שניים « seconds Pourim »), parfois appelés « Pourim spéciaux » ou « petits Pourim », sont des jours de joie …   Wikipédia en Français

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