Tishri
noun Etymology: Hebrew tishrī Date: circa 1771 the first month of the civil year or the seventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar — see month table

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  • TISHRI — (Heb. תִּשְׁרֵי), the post Exilic name of the seventh month of the Jewish year according to biblical usage which has been retained until the present day even though Tishri is the first month of the chronological year in the current way of dating …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Tishri — [tish rē′, tish′rē] n. [Heb] the first month of the Jewish year: see the Jewish calendar in the Reference Supplement …   English World dictionary

  • Tishri — Le mois de Tishri (héb. תשרי, Tishri, Tishrei ou tisseri) est le premier mois de l’année ecclésiastique, et le septième de l année civile du calendrier hébreu. C est un mois automnal de 30 jours. Le nom de Tishri, d origine akkadienne tašrītu… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tishri — /tish ree, ray/, n. the first month of the Jewish calendar. Cf. Jewish calendar. [ < Heb tishri] * * * …   Universalium

  • Tishri — Tish•ri [[t]ˈtɪʃ ri, reɪ[/t]] n. jud the first month of the Jewish calendar • Etymology: < Heb tishrī …   From formal English to slang

  • Tishri — n. first month of the Jewish calendar …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Tishri — [ tɪʃri:] (also Tisri tɪzri:) noun (in the Jewish calendar) the first month of the civil and seventh of the religious year, usually coinciding with parts of September and October. Origin from Heb. tišrī …   English new terms dictionary

  • tishri — tish·ri …   English syllables

  • Tishri — /tɪʃˈri/ (say tish ree) noun (in the Jewish calendar) the first month of the civil year and the seventh of the ecclesiastical year. {Hebrew} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Tishri — noun the first month of the civil year; the seventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in September and October) • Hypernyms: ↑Jewish calendar month • Part Holonyms: ↑Jewish calendar, ↑Hebrew calendar • Part Meronyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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