Abib
noun Etymology: Hebrew Ābhībh, literally, ear of grain Date: 1530 the first month of the ancient Hebrew calendar corresponding to Nisan — see month table

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  • Abib — A bib, n. [Heb. ab[=i]b, lit. an ear of corn. The month was so called from barley being at that time in ear.] The first month of the Jewish ecclesiastical year, corresponding nearly to our April. After the Babylonish captivity this month was… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Abib — Abib, 1. Monat des jüdischen Jahrs …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Abib — Die Bezeichnung Abib wird verwendet: als ägyptischer und arabischer Name für den elften Monat im ägyptischen Kalender, siehe Epiphi als biblisch benannter Ährenmonat, siehe Abib (Ährenmonat) als arabischer Vorname, siehe Abib (Vorname) Diese… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Abib — /ah veev /, n. Chiefly Biblical. Aviv. * * * …   Universalium

  • Abib — noun The first month of the Jewish ecclesiastical year, corresponding nearly to our April. After the Babylonish captivity this month was called Nisan Kitto …   Wiktionary

  • Abib —    An ear of corn, the month of newly ripened grain (Ex. 13:4; 23:15); the first of the Jewish ecclesiastical year, and the seventh of the civil year. It began about the time of the vernal equinox, on 21st March. It was called Nisan, after the… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • abib — äˈvēv noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Hebrew ābhībh, literally, ear of grain : the 1st month of the ancient Hebrew calendar coming in the spring and corresponding to Nisan see month table …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abib Kolo-Toure — Abib Kolo Touré Kolo Touré Situation actuelle …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abib Kolo-Touré — Kolo Touré Situation actuelle …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abib and Apollo — were two Christian ascetics and martyrs from Egypt. They are mentioned in the Synaxarion, das ist der Heiligen Kalendar del Koptischen Christen . Their feast day is celebrated on October 22.References*Holweck, F. G. A Biographical Dictionary of… …   Wikipedia

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